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Bullying

Bullying doesn't only happen on the playground at school. Learn the different types, where it happens, how to respond, and ways to help your child cope.

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Cyberbullying comes in many forms.
How Many People Are Actually Being Cyberbullied?
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More Kids Are Cyberbullied Than Are Bullied
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When to Use a Bullying Hotline
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6 Types of Bullying Parents Should Know About
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What to Do When Educators Do Not Take Bullying Complaints Seriously
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Learn to Recognize the Real-Life Effects of Cyberbullying on Children
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8 Reasons Why Cyberbullies Lash Out at Others
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7 Toxic People You Should Avoid
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Telltale Signs of Fake Friends and How to Avoid Them
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Things Every Parent Should Know About College Bullying
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How to Identify and Address the Risk Factors for Becoming a Bully
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8 Reasons Why Bullies Engage in Hurtful Behavior
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The Differences Between a Tough Coach and a Bully
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9 Ways Parents Can Help Their Kids Respond to Cyberbullying
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How to Spot a Clique vs. a Group of Friends
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The Worst Bullying Advice You Could Get
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Recognizing the Connection Between Narcissism and Bullying
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5 Things Every Kid Needs to Know About Online Communication
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5 Subtly Mean Phrases Bullies Use
How People Pleasing Contributes to Bullying and How to Stop It
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7 Surprising Things Parents Do Not Know About Bullying But Should
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Is Your Child Being Cyberbullied?
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How to Tell the Difference Between Conflict and Bullying
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The Surprising Connection Between Peer Pressure and Bullying
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6 Telltale Signs That You Have a Controlling Friend
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8 Essential Facts About Bullying That Everyone Should Know
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How Subtweeting Tactics Are Used to Cyberbully Under the Radar
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8 Ways to Know for Sure That Your Boss Is a Bully
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Why Certain Kids Are Targeted by Bullies More Than the Others
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The Cause and Effect of Bullying in Obese Kids
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Bullying Can Still Be a Big Problem for Young Adults in College
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An Inside Look at Emotional Bullying and Social Manipulation
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How Gender Influences Bullying
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The Fine Line Between Bullying and Unkind Behavior
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Understanding the Mean Girl Phenomenon by Looking for the Signs
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How to Know If Your Teen Is in an Emotionally Abusive Relationship
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How Teens Use Instagram to Troll Others
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7 Characteristics of a Healthy Friendship
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Is Your Child's Friend Really a Frenemy?
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The Most Common Characteristics of a Teenage Bully
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Understanding Bullying Due to Race, Religion and Sexual Orientation
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Learn the Warning Signs of Catfishing to Prevent Being Cyberbullied
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Is Hazing Really a Form of Bullying?
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3 Reasons Why Envy and Jealousy Lead to Bullying
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How to Identify Sexual Bullying
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9 Ways to Identify Bullies at School
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Tech-Savvy Bullies Find Ways to Exploit Technology
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The Truth About Middle School Mean Girl and Bullying Culture
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Some Children Are More Likely to Be Victimized Than Others
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How Bullying Impacts Mental Health
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Understanding Bullying Victims
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Victims of Bullying May Turn to Weapons to Feel Safe at School
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What You Can Do About Religious Bullying
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6 Common Ways People Blame Victims for Their Bullying
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How Family Members Suffer When a Loved One Is Bullied
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Slut-Shaming: The Scarlett Letter of the 21st Century
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11 Reasons Why Victims of Bullying Don't Tell Anyone
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How Bystanders Are Wounded by Bullying
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Fighting Among Siblings Can Sometimes Turn Into Bullying
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Bullying Linked to Eating Disorders

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