October 11, 2019 11:42 am
The researchers said that sibling bullying often started when children are young, and that it is important to educate and help parents to intervene and reduce bullying between siblings in early childhood.
August 08, 2019 1:24 pm
The boy's mother shared a picture of her son wearing an orange T-shirt with the message 'I will be your friend' printed in green that has now gone viral.
July 12, 2019 9:35 am
Derisive parents use demeaning or belittling expressions to humiliate or frustrate the child, without any obvious provocation. They tend to engage with the child with criticism, sarcasm, put-downs and hostility, and rely on emotional and physical coercion to obtain compliance.
July 03, 2019 9:45 am
The study, published in the journal JAMA Network Open, has found that young adults who were bullied as children were eight times more likely to experience depression that was limited to childhood.
June 03, 2019 12:50 pm
Believe children when they tell you that they are being harassed or bullied. This may not always be physical, but could be psychological, sexual or cyberbullying as well.
May 30, 2019 11:58 am
Rather than investing energy and effort in trying to prevent our children from being subjected to this practice, we ought to focus instead on preparing them in their reactions to it. What steps can they take if and when they do face any kind of bullying?
May 10, 2019 3:25 pm
Pediatricians and nurse practitioners should talk about the harmful effects of bullying with parents so that they can intervene early and reduce the victimisation that causes adolescents to consider suicide, so they will be able to live happier and healthier lives.
February 19, 2019 11:16 am
School gossip is not trivial. It is very much a form of bullying since it is a tool used to intimidate, hurt or isolate an individual. So how do we help our child in coping with gossip?
January 08, 2019 3:49 am
Another key takeaway is an anti-bullying helpline, along the lines of Childline. According to the circular, “It must operate confidentially and independently to help students in distress and also report incidents of bullying.”
August 09, 2018 9:43 am
According to recent reports, it is found that every third child is bullied in school and some of these kids are affected to such an extent that they do not mind ending their lives, just to stop the pain.