Bullying is hurtful and wrong. Bullying has been going on for decades. Most adults can remember being teased or bullied in their neighborhood or school. Some adults are scarred today because of hurtful bullying during their childhood.
Here are reasons children get teased or bullied: race, religion, body odor, hair style, weight, sexuality, lack of resources, and wearing inexpensive clothes or shoes. Read ways to help kids deal with bullies
Bullying is hurtful and wrong! It is not cool being a bully. Adults must teach children bullying is wrong. Bullying can cause children to become depressed and commit suicide. We must end bullying in our society. Read bullied 7-year-old-Detroit-boy committed suicide
Most bullies are suffering inside and need counseling. Bullies must stop hurting others. The bully and the victim should receive counseling.
Help depressed children
If you notice a change in your child’s behavior contact a Detroit area psychiatrist or Detroit Mental Health Agency
Enjoy reading mental health articles:
Learn how to smile again: Smiling changes our mood http://ovalpike.com/article/learn-how-to-smile-again-smiling-changes…
Sadness can lead to depression http://ovalpike.com/article/sadness-can-lead-to-depression
Benefits of seeing a psychiatrist http://ovalpike.com/article/benefits-of-seeing-a-psychiatrist
A blood test can diagnose teen depression http://ovalpike.com/article/a-blood-test-can-diagnose-teen-depression
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