Health professionals may have a hard time dealing with children or teens who bully. This guide gives tried and tested tips on how to bring forth the subject of empathy to a bully.
London, UK (PRWEB) March 16, 2014
Tips for Dealing with a Bully are essential for mental health professionals and counsellors who directly deal with teenagers who bully. Today, NoBullying releases a guide on Tips for Dealing with a Bully.
One of the tips mentioned in the guide is to simply hold the young person who bullies fully accountable for his or her actions. Also, once the young person is able to recognize problems with his or her behavior, mental health professionals can help them set and work toward goals for change.
Another tip is to build genuine empathy, to help young people understand and experience the impact of their behavior. And, according to the guide,the first steps in conscience development may involve young people learning that their own actions can cause them to get in trouble. After reaching that realization, they can begin to appreciate the impact of their actions on others.
Macartan Mulligan, Co-Founder of NoBullying.com, said, “Health professionals may have a hard time dealing with children or teens who bully. This guide gives tried and tested tips on how to bring forth the subject of empathy to a bully.”
He added that parents and teachers should make a point to educate the younger generations about the sad outcome of bullying online and offline. According to Mulligan, it is quite imperative to press for more firm laws condemning all acts of bullying and harassment.
NoBullying features many pages dedicated to parents, teens, teachers, health professionals as well as posts related to cyber safety and the latest news about law making concerning curbing Bullying worldwide as well as inspirational Bullying Poems and Bullying Quotes.
The website makes a habit of updating its bullying statistics and cyber bullying statistics regularly because it is essential to understand how widespread the bullying epidemic is.
He also added that anyone suffering from bullying in any form or way can always reach out to the team of NoBullying and they will be given advice on how to stand up to bullying or protect themselves online.