Research articles on bullying and health

  • Lereya, S. T., Copeland, W. E., Costello, E. J., & Wolke, D. (2015). “Adult mental health consequences of peer bullying and maltreatment in childhood: two cohorts in two countries”. The Lancet Psychiatry, 2(6), 524-531. Link 1
  • Copeland, W. E., Wolke, D., Angold, A., & Costello, E. J. (2013). “Adult psychiatric outcomes of bullying and being bullied by peers in childhood and adolescence”. JAMA Psychiatry, 70(4), 419-426. Link 2
  • Walton, G. (2004). “Bullying and homophobia in Canadian schools: The politics of policies, programs, and educational leadership”. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Issues in Education, 1(4), 23-36. Link 3
  • Cappadocia, M. C., Weiss, J. A., & Pepler, D. (2012). “Bullying experiences among children and youth with autism spectrum disorders”. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 42(2), 266-277. Link 4          
  • Copeland, W. E., Wolke, D., Lereya, S. T., Shanahan, L., Worthman, C., & Costello, E. J. (2014). “Childhood bullying involvement predicts low-grade systemic inflammation into adulthood”. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(21), 7570-7575. Link 5
  • Copeland, W. E., Bulik, C. M., Zucker, N., Wolke, D., Lereya, S. T., & Costello, E. J. (2015). “Does childhood bullying predict eating disorder symptoms? A prospective, longitudinal analysis”. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 48(8), 1141-1149. Link 6
  • 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. Link 7
  • Cappadocia, M. C., Pepler, D., Cummings, J. G., & Craig, W. (2012). “Individual motivations and characteristics associated with bystander intervention during bullying episodes among children and youth”. Canadian Journal of School Psychology, 27(3), 201-216. Link 8
  • Vaillancourt, T., Brittain, H., Bennett, L., Arnocky, S., McDougall, P., Hymel, S., Cunningham, L., et al. (2010). “Places to avoid: Population-based study of student reports of unsafe and high bullying areas at school”. Canadian Journal of School Psychology, 25(1), 40-54. Link 9
  • Elgar, F. J., Pickett, K. E., Pickett, W., Craig, W., Molcho, M., Hurrelmann, K., & Lenzi, M. (2013). “School bullying, homicide and income inequality: a cross-national pooled time series analysis”. International Journal of Public Health, 58(2), 237-245. Link 10
  • Swearer, S. M., Espelage, D. L., Vaillancourt, T., & Hymel, S. (2010). “What can be done about school bullying? Linking research to educational practice”. Educational Researcher, 39(1), 38-47. Link 11
  • MacIntosh, J., Wuest, J., Gray, M. M., & Cronkhite, M. (2010). “Workplace bullying in health care affects the meaning of work”. Qualitative Health Research, 20(8), 1128-1141. Link 12


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