Understanding & Coping With Bullies
Bullying hurts. Bullies make people scared,
cause anxiety, and disrupt lives. This comprehensive program
provides solid advice about how to understand and deal with bullies.
Viewers learn the causes and effects of bullying. Why do they
do it? What do they stand to gain? Most importantly, viewers
learn the things they can do if they are the victim of a bully.
They will learn it's NOT their fault; where they can go for help;
and what specific steps they can take to stop the abuse. Included
are interviews with teen victims, teen bullies, and experts on
Bullying can take many forms -- name calling,
teasing, hitting, humiliating, stealing, and spreading rumors.
These are just some of the tactics bullies use to harass their
targets. Bullies try to make their victims feel inadequate in
some way when, in most cases, it's the bullies who are covering
up their own inadequacies. A timely resource providing practical
advice that can be used by victims to deal with this troubling
issue, or by bullies to gain insight into their behavior. 20
minutes. © 2001