South City Bulletin magazine interviewed me on how to STOP school bullying.
I shared my passion and expertise as an anti-bullying campaigner, author of STOP the Bully empowering novel for children, to help Kids live STRONG.
I too was a victim of school bullying. When I was a teacher I was bullied my parents at my school. I wrote Me and Her: A Memoir of Madness to raise awareness of how bullying can trigger mental illness.
South City Bulletin education journalist, Amanda Sheehan and editor Wendy Millgate asked me what strategies I recommend to STOP School Bullying. I shared how to change the behaviour of victims and bullies in schools, and break the bullying cycle.
How to STOP School Bullying
1. Know what bullying is so you can identify it.
2. Build your self-confidence by pursuing a hobby you are good at i.e. sport.
3. Help kids who are the victims AND help the bullies too. Give bullies consequences, counselling and positive role models.
MORE strategies are revealed in the magazine article …
Amana Sheehan’s article highlighted one particular school who’s breaking the cycle of bullying in a pro-active way, changing children’s behaviour …
Read Story Buddies in; Bullying out with MORE Anti-bullying strategies HERE
**Buy STOP the Bully for only 99c for a *Limited Time HERE
Download FREE anti-bullying Teacher resources and Kid’s activities HERE
FREE STOP the Bully interactive Story session
I present STOP the Bully interactive story at Beenleigh Library on November 22 10am to help kids live STRONG. I’m giving out FREE Goodies from Kids Helpline and FREE craft activities too. Ring 3412 4130 to reserve a seat HERE
If you’d like me to perform STOP the Bully at your school, please leave a message on my Contact page HERE
HOW can we help children LIVE strong?
How can we break the bully cycle?
Should we show empathy to the school bully?
And help them change their behaviour?
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