Parenting with Passion - Bullying

Parenting with Passion – Bullying

Bullying – it’s one of those topics that’s loaded with emotion.  Whether you’ve been a vicitim of bullying in the past or have a child who is being bullied, we all need to know how to deal with it; the bully is looking for a reaction and how the victim responds can determine the pattern […]

By Katrina RoeMonday 18 Apr 2011Hope MorningsParentingReading Time: 1 minute

Bullying – it’s one of those topics that’s loaded with emotion. 

Whether you’ve been a vicitim of bullying in the past or have a child who is being bullied, we all need to know how to deal with it; the bully is looking for a reaction and how the victim responds can determine the pattern of future relationships. 

If you’re a parent, there is a lot you can do in the home to build emotional and social resilience in your child and to make sure they know how to relate positively to others.

Evelyn Field is the author of Bully Blocking – Six Secrets to Help Children Deal with Teasing and Bullying and she shares some practical advice for parents and teachers. 
 
Listen Now – Katrina Roe talks with Evelyn Field