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Examining the Prevalence and Impact of Peer Victimization and Social Support for Rural Youth.

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Summary of "Examining the Prevalence and Impact of Peer Victimization and Social Support for Rural Youth."

Peer victimization is a common experience in early adolescence often associated with psychosocial issues, following some youth into adulthood. Preliminary findings from a longitudinal study on peer victimization and protective factors were measured in rural elementary youth. Bullying is often seen as a schoolonly issue but research findings suggest the importance of systems outside the school setting as important protective factors for intervention.

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Name: South Dakota medicine : the journal of the South Dakota State Medical Association
ISSN: 0038-3317
Pages: 448-451

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