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Spectrum - November 19, 2010

Guest Opinion: Bullying is universal, but responding effectively can be learned

by Philippe Rey

I met my first bullies as a boy growing up in Switzerland, slightly built and less secure than I am now as an adult who heads an important counseling service in Palo Alto.

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Philippe Rey is executive director of Adolescent Counseling Services, based in Palo Alto. He can be e-mailed at


Posted by Curtis Hill, a resident of Midtown
on Nov 19, 2010 at 9:32 am

The community is invited to attend "Breaking the Stigma: Bullying," but space is limited. Those interested in attending must RSVP via e-mail to with their name and the names of any guests. For more information, visit

Posted by Becky Sanders, a resident of Ventura
on Nov 29, 2010 at 11:18 am

Tomorrow night: TUESDAY, NOV. 30, 9 PM LIVE on Comcast Channel 28 in Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Atherton, Stanford and East Palo Alto. You can also watch it streamed live from the TV station website IF you want to attend this live studio event please contact to rsvp.

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