About IBPA

Our mission is to engage the global community in bullying prevention and intervention.

The International Bullying Prevention Association (IBPA) was founded in 2003 when grassroots practitioners and researchers came together to convene the first conference in the US entirely focused on bullying prevention.

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Upcoming Event

IBPA Annual Conference

We host an annual conference to bring together those working to keep our schools and communities safe from bullying. Join us NOVEMBER 7-9, 2019 in Chicago.

Volume 2 of the International Journal of Bullying Prevention is now available!

The official publication of the IBPA, begin downloading articles today!

The journal provides an interdisciplinary scientific forum in which to publish current research on the causes, forms, and multiple contexts of bullying and cyberbullying as well as evolving best practices in identification, prevention, and intervention.

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Featured Video

Dr. Julie McDaniel-Muldoon provides information on the characteristics of bullying and strategies to support our youth.

Identity-Based Bullying

College Scholarship Program

Hey, students – could you use $500? College scholarships awarded to students active in their school or community bullying prevention program.

Have an idea for an article or blog?

Have an idea for an article or blog that you would like to write? Email your idea to info@ibpaworld.org. We are always looking for evidence based content for our newsletters.

Community Voices

Downloadable Resources

Statement of Beliefs

Bullying Prevention and Intervention Tips for Schools

Bullying Definitions


IBPA Parent Newsletter


Learn more about a $5,000 grant available to schools/districts doing great work to prevent bullying!


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Your donation will help the IBPA support and enhance quality research-based bullying prevention practices We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

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