Podcast: Bullying – What Parents Need to Know

Posted April 14, 2014 by jimhigley

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Did you know that 160,000 kids skip school every day for fear of being a victim of bullying? Did you know that bullying has three players? And did you know that your child will likely play one of those three roles sometime in the course of their youth?

Today, we’re joing by an international exper on the subject of bullying, Dr. Michele Borba. Dr. Borba is a widely recognized author, speaker and educator on the subject of bullying and shares with us numberous valuable tips including:

  • Why one out of three kids in our country is bullied
  • Why bullying is not the same as “teasing”
  • The three factors that always exist when bullying occurs
  • How and why it’s possible for a 3-year old to bully
  • The five types of bullying
  • Where bullying usually occurs
  • How to determine if your child is a victim of bullying
  • How to talk to your child if you are concerned that they are being bullied
  • How to help your child understand their emotions
  • What do do if your child is being bullied.

All these topics and so much more! So stick around!

References from this Podcast:

Michele Borba’s website.