When you see the word, bullying, what comes to mind?
Many of us will think about our years at school, teasing on the playground and maybe witnessing ourselves, or a friend being pushed around.
Bullying can occur long after school ends, but nobody says anything. But why should we only support those who are being bullied at school? What about the people who are being bullied at work, by neighbours, or even by a family member?
Bullying affects everyone and every single one of us deserves support. Being bullied at any age is nothing to be ashamed of. Help us encourage people to speak up and seek help. We ask counsellor and Counselling Directory member, Beccy Lindsay what she would say.
What would you say to someone who is being bullied right now?
“We don’t always realise that we are being bullied.
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