Why Teachers and School Officials Sometimes Ignore a Bullied Student’s Cries for Help

Why Teachers and School Officials Sometimes Ignore a Bullied Student’s Cries for Help

All too often, schools ignore reports of bullying, leaving the victim with no one to turn to for help. When I was in school and a victim of vicious harassment, my reports were dismissed by the staff at school and I felt helpless…I felt like a

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The Three B’s of Bullying: Baiting, Bashing and Blaming

The Three B’s of Bullying: Baiting, Bashing and Blaming

Today I want to discuss the process of bullying and how bullies make their targets look like the villains by using “The Three B’s.” First, a bully very meticulously and slyly BAITS their target by provoking the target for a reaction. If the target gives their tormentor an unwanted

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Message to Victims: Your Reputation Does NOT Equal Your Character!

Message to Victims: Your Reputation Does NOT Equal Your Character!

Character is who you truly are. Reputation is who others think you are. All too often, when a person is bullied, his/her reputation takes a big hit, due to the many ugly rumors and lies which are spread by their tormentors. Remember that bullying is

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