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Using the Reflecting As If Intervention to Reduce Bullying Behaviors
Gerald A. Juhnke, Brenna A. Juhnke, Richard E. Watts, Kenneth M. Coll, and Noréal F. Armstrong
Bullying behaviors among youth in the United States are epidemic. Professional counselors need effective interventions founded upon evidence-based practices to help truncate perpetrator bullying behaviors. The “Reflecting As If” (RAI) intervention provides a relatively simple to implement, evidence-based intervention that holds significant clinical promise.
Keywords: bullying, school bullying, maltreatment, Reflecting As If