Guidebook Cyberbullying - Information for parents, educators and other interested parties.
This guidebook introduces the characteristics, functions, triggers, and prevalence of cyberbullying. It also explains whether cyberbullying is a punishable offense and how to prevent cyberbullying in the school and family environment or recognize it as early as possible based on certain warning signs. The chapter "What to do in case of cyberbullying?" presents ways to take action against cyberbullying. The special features that apply to cyberbullying via smartphones and apps are also explained here. Three interviews with experts shed light on the legal options as well as the psychological aspects and consequences of cyberbullying and provide advice for those affected and their relatives. The links at the end of the brochure provide further information on the topic.