PA058: The Bully Participant Role Survey: Development and Psychometric Properties

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 5:00 PM–5:50 PM


Information will be presented on the development and refinement of the BPRS, an assessment tool that can be used to classify participant roles in bullying situations including the Bully, Victim, Defender, Outsider, and Assistant. Implications for intervention and directions for future research, will be discussed. A copy of the measure will be provided. Target audience members are those interested in bullying research or school-based assessment of bullying for intervention planning.


Kelly H. Summers, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL; Michelle Demaray, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL; Lyndsay Jenkins, Eastern Illinois University, Charelston, IL