Bullying Awareness and Prevention
Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior that involves a real or perceived power imbalance, and the behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time.
Bullying includes actions such as making threats, spreading rumors, attacking someone physically or verbally, and excluding someone from a group on purpose.
Types of Bullying
- Verbal: Saying or writing mean things.
- Social: Sometimes referred to as relational bullying, involves hurting someone's reputation or relationships.
- Physical: Hurting a person's body or possessions.
- Cyber: Bullying which takes place over digital devices.