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Psi Chi Distinguished Lecturer for SEPA
 

2014 SEPA Convention
March 5–8, 2014 | Omni Nashville Hotel | Nashville, TN

Psi Chi Distinguished Lecture
Bullying: Preventing,
Spotting, and Stopping It


Bullying has become an issue of increasing importance to educators, legislators and the general public.
This presentation will address problems of bullying, its impact, and best practices in prevention and intervention.
Amanda Nickerson, PhD
University at Buffalo, SUNY
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Amanda Nickerson is an associate professor and director of the Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse Prevention at the University at Buffalo, SUNY. Dr. Nickerson’s research focuses on school crisis prevention and intervention, with a particular emphasis on violence and bullying. She has examined the role of schools, parents, and peers in preventing violence and enhancing the social-emotional strengths of children and adolescents. She has published more than 60 journal articles and book chapters, written 4 books, and conducted over 250 professional presentations. Dr. Nickerson is associate editor of the Journal of School Violence and serves on the editorial boards of School Psychology Quarterly and Psychology in the Schools. She is a licensed psychologist, a nationally certified school psychologist, and a fellow of the American Psychological Association. She is cochair of the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) PREPaRE Crisis Prevention and Intervention Training Curriculum and is a member of the executive board of the New York Association of School Psychologists.

Merry J. Sleigh, PhD
Winthrop University
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