International Journal of
Psychology and Counselling

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Psychol. Couns.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2499
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJPC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 204

Full Length Research Paper

The impact of bullying and victimization among deaf students in residential schools and distressful behaviors of deaf students

Danielle Thompson-Ochoa
  • Danielle Thompson-Ochoa
  • Department of Counseling, School of Education, Business and Human Services, Gallaudet University, United States
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Patricia Hodgdon
  • Patricia Hodgdon
  • Hartford Public Schools, Vermont, United States.
  • Google Scholar

  •  Received: 03 March 2019
  •  Accepted: 07 May 2019
  •  Published: 31 May 2019


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