Anti-Bullying/Interpersonal Violence Resources

Anti-Bullying/Interpersonal Violence Resources

Anti-Bullying/Interpersonal Violence Resources

In response to Dr. Thelma Duffey’s ACA Presidential Initiatives on Anti-Bullying/Interpersonal Violence, Dr. Amber Randolph, the Member-at-Large for Membership, created a resource toolkit for counselors, counselor educators, and counseling students on behalf of the AADA Executive Board.

Bullying in Adulthood
Weber, M. R. (2015). Adult bullying. Education Digest, 80(7), 32-37. Retrieved from

Homel, J. B. (2013). Does bullying others at school lead to adult aggression? The roles of drinking and university participation during the transition to adulthood. Australian Journal of Psychology, 65(2), 98-106. 

Baughman, H. M., Dearing, S., Gianmarco, E., & Vernon, P. A. (2012). Relationships between bullying behaviours and the Dark Triad: A study with adults. Personality and Individual Differences, 52(5), 571-575. 

McGrath, L., Jones, R. S. P., & Hastings, R. P. (2010). Outcomes of anti-bullying interventions for adults with intellectual disabilities. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 31(2), 376-380. 

Sinkkonen, H. M., Puhakka, H., & Merilainen, M. (2014). Bullying at a university: Students’ experiences of bullying. Studies in Higher Education, 39(1), 153-165. 10.1080/03075079.2011.649726

Kelly, L. (2011). ‘I know it shouldn’t but it still hurts’ bullying and adults: Implications and interventions for practice. Nursing Clinics of North America, 46(4), 423-429. Retrieved from:

Quick, V. M., McWilliams, R., & Byrd-Bredbenner, C. (2013). Fatty, fatty, two-by-four: Weight-teasing history and disturbed eating in young adult women. American Journal of Public Health, 103(3), 508-515. DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2012.300898).

Dogruer, N., & Yaratan, H. (2014). Developing a bullying scale for use with university students. Social Behavior and Personality, 42, S81-S92. 

Roland, C. B. (2013). Incivility, harassment, and bullying: Young adults at risk. Adultspan Journal, 12(1), 2-3. 10.1002/j.2161-0029.2013.00011.x

The Impact of Childhood Bullying on Adults
McDougall, P. & Vaillancourt, T. (2015). Long-term adult outcomes of peer victimization in childhood and adolescence: Pathways to adjustment and maladjustment. American Psychologist, 70(4), 300-310. 

Wolke, D., Copeland, W. E., Angold, A., & Costello, E. J. (2013). Impact of bullying in childhood on adult health, wealth, crime, and social outcomes. Psychological Science, 24(10), 1958-1970. 

Boulton, M. J. (2013). Association between adults’ recalled childhood bullying victimization, current social anxiety, coping, and self-blame: Evidence for moderation and indirect effects. Anxiety, Stress, & Coping: An International Journal. 26(3), 270-292.

Sigurdson, J. F., Wallander, J., & Sund, A. M. (2014). Is involvement in school bullying associated with general health and psychosocial adjustment outcomes in adulthood? Child Abuse and Neglect, 38(10), 1607-1618. 10.1016/j.chiabu.2014.06.001

Meltzer, H., Vostanis, P., Ford, T., Bebbington, P., & Dennis, M. S. (2011). Victims of bullying in childhood and suicide attempts in adulthood. European Psychiatry, 26(8), 498-503. 10.1016/j.eurpsy.2010.11.006

Bullying in the Workplace
Nielsen, M. B., Tangen, T., Idsoe, T., Matthiesen, S. B., & Mageroy, N. (2015). Post-traumatic stress disorder as a consequence of bullying at work and school: A literature review and meta-analysis. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 21, 17-24.

Trad, M., & Johnson, J. (2014). Bullying among radiation therapists: Effects on job performance and work environment. Radiologic Technology, 86(2), 122-131. Retrieved from:

Rousseau, M. B., Eddleston, K. A., Patel, P. C., & Kellermanns, F. W. (2014). Organizational resources and demands influence on workplace bullying. Journal of Managerial Issues, 26(3), 286-313. Retrieved from:

Ekici, D., & Beder, A. (2014). The effects of workplace bullying on physicians and nurses. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing, 31(4), 24-33. Retrieved from:

Ariza-Montes, A., Leal-Rodriguez, A. L., & Leal-Millan, A. G. (2015). A comparative study of workplace bullying among public and private employees in Europe. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 57(6), 695-700. 

Soylu, S., & Sheehy-Skeffington, J. (2015). Asymmetric intergroup bullying: The enactment and maintenance of societal inequality at work. Human Relations, 68(7), 1099-1129. 

Bullying in Higher Education
Misawa, M. (2015). Cuts and bruises caused by arrows, sticks, and stones in academia: theorizing three types of racist and homophobic bullying in adult and higher education. Adult Learning, 26(1), 6-14. 10.1177/1045159514558411

Misawa, M., & Rowland, M. L. (2015). Academic bullying and incivility in adult, higher, continuing, and professional education. Adult Learning, 26(1), 3-6. 10.1177/1045159514558411

Sedivy-Benton, A., Strohschen, G., Cavazos, N., & Boden-McGill, C. (2015). Good ol’ boys, mean girls, and tyrants: A phenomenological study of the lived experiences and survival strategies of bullied women adult educators. Adult Learning, 26(1), 35-41. 10.1177/1045159514558411

Balakrishnan, V. (2015). Cyberbullying among young adults in Malaysia: The roles of gender, age, and internet frequency. Computers in Human Behavior, 46, 149-157. 

Intimate Partner Violence
Foster, E. L., Becho, J., Burge, S. K., Talamantes, M. A., Ferrer, R. L., Wood, R. C., & Katerndahl, D. A. (2015). Coping with intimate partner violence: Qualitative findings from the study of dynamics of husband to wife abuse. Family, Systems, & Health, 33(3), 285-294. DOI: 

Arnocky, S., Sunderani, S., Gomes, W., & Vaillancourt, T. (2015). Anticipated partner infidelity and men’s intimate partner violence: The mediating role of anxiety. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 9(3), 186-196. 

Grier, G., & Geraghty, S. (2015). Intimate partner violence and pregnancy: How midwives can listen to silences women. British Journal of Midwifery, 23(6), 412-416. Retrieved from:

Katz, L. F., & Gurtovenko, K. (2015). Posttraumatic stress and emotion regulation in survivors of intimate partner violence. Journal of Family Psychology, 29(4), 528-536. 
Graham-Bermann, S. A., & Miller-Graff, L. (2015). Community-based intervention for women exposed to intimate partner violence: A randomized control trial. Journal of Family Psychology, 29(4), 537-547. 

Stults, C. B., Javdani, S., Greenbaum, C. A., Kapadia, F., & Halkitis, P. A. (2015). Intimate partner violence and substance abuse risk among young men who have sex with men: The P18 cohort study. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 154, 54-62. 

Matheson, F. I., Daoud, N., Hamilton-Wright, S., Borenstein, H., Pedersen, C., & O’Campo, P. (2015). Where did she go? The transformation of self-esteem, self-identity, and mental well-being among women who have experienced intimate partner violence. Women’s Health Issues, 25(5), 561-569. 

Dichter, M. E., Wagner, C., Goldberg, E. B., & Iverson, K. M. (2015). Intimate partner violence detection and care in the Veterans Health Administration: Patient and provider perspectives. Women’s Health Issues, 25(5), 555-560. 

Copp, J. E., Kuhl, D. C., Giordano, P. C., Longmore, M. A., & Manning, W. D. (2015). Intimate partner violence in neighborhood context: The roles of structural disadvantage, subjective disorder, and emotional distress. Social Science Research, 53, 59-72. 

Edwards, K. M., Sylaska, K. M., & Neal, A. M. (2015). Intimate partner violence among sexual minority populations: A critical review of the literature and agenda for future research. Psychology of Violence, 5(2), 112-121.

Bagwell-Gray, M. E., Messing, J. T., & Baldwin-White, A. (2015). Intimate partner sexual violence: A review of terms, definitions, and prevalence. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 16(3), 316-335. 

Bullying in Adulthood Resources in PDF Document

If you have any questions or would like to assist in providing resources, please contact Dr. Amber Randolph at