Faculty include WBI founders, Dr. Ruth and Dr. Gary Namie, authors of The Bully-Free Workplace (Wiley, 2011) and The Bully At Work (Sourcebooks, 2009), and Work Doctor consultant Sean Lunsford.
WBI's University has been compared to graduate-level seminars. The research-driven curriculum begins with prevalence statistics and definitions from around the world, delves into psychological profiles of both targets and perpetrators, details health impact on individuals relying on over 200 relevant research articles. The Namies’ solutions for individuals, workteams, unions, employers and public health law reform end the session.
Participants receive an extensive set of supplementary resources totaling more than 45 hours of audio and video CDs and DVDs and the research collection.
Typical comments from graduates: "This is the best training I have attended in my 22 years of being a union advocate." "I can't say enough about the level of expertise that Gary and Ruth possess. They are on top of the latest legal, organizational, and psychological information...For mental health professionals:
Registration for Workplace Bullying University is limited to small numbers. Contact 360-656-6630 for details or visit the University website. http://workplacebullyinguniversity.com
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The Workplace Bullying Institute is the only United States organization dedicated to the eradication of workplace bullying that combines help for individuals, research, public education, consulting for employers, and legislative advocacy.