Is Your Anxious, Angry Kid Being Bullied?

Is Your Anxious, Angry Kid Being Bullied?

Bullying in schools is common, and you may even be asking your children about it a lot. But what if your child won't tell you that they're being bullied? I recently collaborated on a Romper article, 7 Subtle Ways Your Kid Is Trying to Tell You They're Being Bullied. I find with younger kids especially that it's difficult for them to tell their parents outright that they're being bullied. While a lot of kids in class might say, "so and so is bullying me" or "stop being a bully!" they are usually talking about kids being rude or annoying. For children who are truly being bullied, meaning repeated physical, verbal, or emotional attacks, it's often very uncomfortable for them to acknowledge what's going on.

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