8. The Support Group Method (Formerly the No Blame Approach)

  1. Ken Rigby

Published Online: 27 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118362648.ch8

Bullying Interventions in Schools: Six Basic Approaches

Bullying Interventions in Schools: Six Basic Approaches

How to Cite

Rigby, K. (2012) The Support Group Method (Formerly the No Blame Approach), in Bullying Interventions in Schools: Six Basic Approaches, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118362648.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 10 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118345887

Online ISBN: 9781118362648

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Keywords:

  • the Support Group Method (Formerly the No Blame Approach);
  • the Support Group Method;
  • traditional disciplinary approach using punishment;
  • the bullies made to realize sufferings, they had inflicted on victims;
  • finding solution to problems, than retribution for wrongdoing;
  • No Blame Approach, in not viewing the bully as a ‘wrongdoer’;
  • seven steps in the Support Group Method;
  • victim's experience, using evidence provided by victims;
  • bullying behavior in schools, continuum of severity;
  • supporting the Support Group Method, in dealing with bullying

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Seven Steps

  • Critique

  • The Future

  • Endnotes