Bullying in School Getting Informed Warning Signs How to help your child
Bullying to hard Boy in Georgia allegedly hung himself because of bullies at school Boy in Massachusetts killed himself because of bullying Why?
Bullying Bullying is a form of abuse The power imbalance may be social power and/or physical power Bullying consists of three basic types of abuse - emotional, verbal and physical
Cyberbullying “Involves the use of information and communication technologies to support deliberate, repeated, and hostile behavior by an individual or group, that is intended to harm others.” - Bill Belsey
Get Informed 1 out of 3 children are bullied at school, in the neighborhood, or online 1 out of 3 children bully others A few Impacts on Victims Include: Anxiety Loneliness Depression
How to help your child Communicate With and Support Your Child Encourage your child to stick with a friend Work With Your Child's School Contact your child's teacher or principal and provide specifics on how your child is being bullied
Impacts in Schools Dealing with the bullies Dealing with those who are being bullied Gossip Fighting Social Status
Impact on Students Migraines and Headaches Missing classes Alcohol and Drug abuse Aggression in adulthood Criminality
Dealing with Bullying Spreading the word Ending the Bullying Spotting Bullying
Ending Bullying Talk and listen to your children Spend extra time in child’s school Learn the signs
Spotting the Bullies Boys vs. Girls Who is being bullied? Who is the Bully?
Final Thought Conclusion Indentifying the problem Stopping the bully