Dr. Demetrius Pearson and several area physical activity professionals addressed the topic of bullying at the recent Texas Association for Health, Physical Education Recreation, and Dance (TAHPERD) annual convention. The presentation topic was titled "Bullying and the Sport/Physical Activity Culture: What's the Problem?" The convention was held in Dallas, TX during the Fall 2011.
TAHPERD is a not-for-profit professional association of individuals in the allied fields of health education, physical education, recreation, and dance. This Texas-based association is composed of over 4,500 professional and students members serving education from kindergarten through college. TAHPERD was founded in 1923 and is the only association in Texas serving education in all four of our disciplines—health, physical education, recreation, and dance.