Bullying can have long-lasting effects on its victims, leading to low self-esteem, depression, anxiety, and even suicidal thoughts. We treat many teens at our youth residential treatment center in Richmond, VA due to the impact of bullying, and we believe these cases are 100% preventable.
Bullying doesn’t always look like fist fights and name-calling. Some signs to watch for include:
Noticing several of these signs simultaneously could indicate your child is struggling with a bully.
Your child might be bullying others if he/she:
If your child is a victim of bullying or has shown bullying behavior, professional treatment in Richmond can help them overcome the trauma and live healthier lives. We invite you to contact our treatment center to learn more about our in-house programs.
By learning the signs of bullying and taking action against it, we can create safer environments for everyone.
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