The Causes And Effects Of Bullying

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Bullying has been one of the most talked about issues over the past few years. Kids are taught at a young age to treat others the way they want to be treated, but most kids take advantage of this mentality and bully others. Bullying is caused by having psychological damage at a young age due to someone mistreating them. Bullying causes many different problems to your mental, social, and physical health, as people can get depression as an effect from bullying. The way to fix bullying is to not ignore the bullies, but to instead inform the public on the situation and show kids how to stand up for themselves and others.
Bullying is caused by a number of factors and no bully has the same conscience or mindset as another, but one thing most of
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The problem with people when they try to stop kids from bullying is they either say to ignore it or they tell the child getting bullied to get over it and that it is just harmless teasing. Adults and guardians aren’t taking it serious enough and continue to try and push the problem aside when really people needed to be informed on how to prevent it or stop it if its a recurring problem for someone. The first step is to inform people on the situation and what the beginning signs of someone being a bully or are being bullied. This can be done by having month assemblies in schools about bullies and how to deal with them or more shows on television These should be taken serious and looked into if it’s serious enough. The go to tip people go with is to ignore the bully which is the opposite of what you should do. You shouldn’t confront the bully directly, but should instead tell someone in power that can deal with it properly. The person that is told the problem should never disregard it as teasing and just forget about it, but should instead look into the situation and then make assumptions off of what they found out. The next step is to talk to everyone that was involved with the incident or saw it happen. Make sure to do this individually or some of them may change their story to fit someone else’s, but individually they will be more likely to tell you their truthful side of the …show more content…
People already have enough stress now, fearing for themselves and getting bullied, shouldn’t be something someone has to stress over. Everyone needs to remember that bullying begins from psychological problems at a young age. The effects of it are multiple negative things that affect your mental, emotional, and physical health. The way to solve the problem is to not ignore bullying, but to instead inform everyone about it and what to

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