Today we cultivate HOPE by spreading the message that there is something you can do to prevent and reduce bullying!

Did you know that more than half of bullying situations stop when a peer intervenes on behalf of the student being bullied?

Take a minute and equip yourself and your child with specific steps and things to say when encountering bullying. Also, all month long we will be gearing our Cultivate topics toward strategies that help prevent bullying (ex. appropriate anger management skills) as well as improve mental health and relationships.

Tips for your child if they are experiencing bullying:

Click to access BP-33a.pdf

How youth can help other youth:

Click to access BP-33b.pdf

How adults can help youth:

Click to access BP-33c.pdf

Sources:

https://www.pacer.org/bullying/resources/stats.asp

https://www.pacer.org/bullying/resources/publications/

Posted by:okptacultivate

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