Understanding Physical Bullying

Physical bullying is a pervasive form of aggression that inflicts harm through direct physical actions, such as hitting, pushing, or kicking. It is a serious concern in various settings, including schools, workplaces, and communities, and can have lasting consequences for both victims and perpetrators. Understanding the dynamics of physical bullying, recognizing its signs, and implementing […]

promoting positive bystander behavior

Bystander behavior is a critical yet often underestimated aspect of our daily lives. In countless situations, individuals find themselves as bystanders, observers of events where harm, injustice, or distress unfolds. The choices they make, whether to intervene or remain passive, can have a profound impact on the outcome of these situations. Promoting positive bystander behavior […]

Bullying and substance use

Today, we’re diving into a simple chat about something really important: the tough mix of bullying and using stuff like drugs or alcohol to try and feel okay. Sometimes, when people are being picked on or teased a lot, they might turn to substances, like having a drink or using drugs, just to find a […]

Addressing School Gun Violence

Gun violence has become an all too common occurrence in our schools. Every year, thousands of students face the threat of gun violence at school; whether it be from active shooter incidents or other violent acts involving guns. This preventable issue is a major cause for concern throughout the United States and should not be […]

Video games in violence among kids

As technology advances, the gaming industry continues to grow bigger and bigger — bringing with it a number of questions and debates, particularly around the issue of whether playing video games increases violence in kids. With the internet providing access to a seemingly endless supply of different titles, from highly sophisticated first-person shooter games to […]

Domestic violence and bully

Domestic violence and bullying are serious issues that require our attention. Every day, people of all ages – from children to adults alike – experience violence in the form of physical harm or emotional abuse. We may not think these incidents happen often in our everyday lives, but unfortunately, statistics show us that they do […]

Anxiety can be a result of being bullied

Bullying isn’t just a playful schoolyard game gone too far; it’s a serious issue with both physical and emotional impacts that can last long into adulthood. For those who have been victims of bullying, its repercussions may be even more deeply felt in the form of anxiety, depression, or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The weight […]

Social Media Can Affect Bullying

Bullying in the digital age is a major problem that affects millions of people each year. Social media plays an increasingly influential role in shaping how bullying is carried out and experienced by those affected. From cyberbullying to doxing, it’s vital to understand just how serious these issues can be—and what steps we can take […]

Reasons for Becoming a Bully

Bullying has become a national epidemic – one that affects our children, our communities, and our society as a whole. It is no longer just an issue among kids but instead, it has now infiltrated social media platforms and gained exposure on the news. With this in mind, it’s important for us to ask: why […]

4 Reasons Why We Should Stop Bullying

Bullying is a pervasive issue in our society that needs to be addressed. It has plagued many generations, and countless individuals have experienced it in some form or another. Not only does the bullying cause immediate physical and emotional harm to its victims, but it also leads to long-term impacts such as increased anxiety levels […]