Bullying, teasing and the gender trap

October 18, 2013 nyupressblog 0

—Emily W. Kane With National Bullying Prevention Month underway and a focus this year on the sponsoring organization’s tagline, “The End of Bullying Begins with Me,” I find myself thinking back to what I heard

Learning disability and the DSM-5

June 26, 2013 nyupressblog 1

—Ruth Colker Raised in a Spanish-speaking household, Peter learned to speak English at age two while recuperating from a car accident that left him paralyzed from the waist down. Despite an amazing work ethic and

Rebel girls rising

March 15, 2013 nyupressblog 0

—Jessica K. Taft There is a poster on the wall of my office that reminds me of the long history of girls’ activism. The image is of two girls, wearing roller skates and sashes that

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