SUPPORTING YOUR CHILD THROUGH BULLYING

Counselling for Teenagers
August 8, 2019

SUPPORTING YOUR CHILD THROUGH BULLYING

So many kids deal with bullying on a daily basis. Whether they see it in the playground or experience it themselves, bullying has a big impact on mental health and self esteem. Vic University reports that 27% of kids face to face bullying and a further 10% face cyber bullying. We need to wonder whether this fully accounts for everyone experiencing bullying as many kids don't share what is going on for them and walk through it alone. This amount of bullying really shows the predominance of bad behaviour. Lets be clear about what bullying is, its persistent intentional behaviour that occurs to cause hurt, fear or distress for the person receiving it.This behaviour comes in different forms from verbal abusing, cyberbullying, rumour creation are a few examples.

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