The Bullying Epidemic
I think that it is safe to say that bullying has become an epidemic.  With more and more people coming forward as victims of bullying and with the tragic increase of bullying-related suicide, this problem is being highlighted throughout the nation.
Bullying is an Issue for Adults as well as Kids
Bullying has been in the news a lot recently. It mostly seems to focus on kids. And, well it should, growing up can be hard enough. Add in bullying into the mix and it is so much harder. Until recently, I thought it was not an adult problem, except maybe as a parent as a child faced these issues. BU…
Trekkers Uniting Against Bullying
Bullying is never cool. In central Maine we have 'Bikers Against Bullying' and now I find 'Trekkers Against Bullying'. It is exactly what you think it is, people with a passion for 'Star Trek' and its ideas for the future, and bullying is not on that agenda.
Bullying Can Lead to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Bullying does not have to result in suicide for it to have serious, long-term effects. A recent study published in the Journal of Adolescent Psychology discovered that nearly 33 percent of all bullying victims suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder.