Bullying

Emily Livingston

Bullying is violence that can be social, emotional or physical.

Types of bullying:

Verbal bullying- calling bad or negative names.

Physical bullying- hitting, punching, kicking, etc.

Racial or Sexual bulling

Cyber bullying- online or over text


If your child is being bullied:

- Ask child what is happening/what happened

- Talk to the teacher, principal or school

- Get Involved with parents and bully

- Understand what is going on & try to resolve situation


If your child is being a bully:

- Ask child what is going on

- Know the different reasons for bullying


  • attention
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • jealousy
  • negative factors
  • Talk with school, teachers and parents of other child/children

- Sit down and discuss the reasons why with you child

Sources


Community Wellness: What can be done about bullying. (n.d.). Retrieved April 01, 2016, from http://www.sentinel-standard.com/article/20160326/OPINION/160329123


Cyberbullying Myths and Realities - Cyberbullying Research Center. (2013). Retrieved April 01, 2016, from http://cyberbullying.org/cyberbullying-myths-realities/