I Survived Years of Relentless Bullying

If a child tells you they are being bullied:

  • Believe the child and take them seriously.
  • Listen and provide a safe space for the child to talk.
  • Let them know it’s not their fault, you’re sorry this is happening, and that you will help them.
  • Tell them you care about them, they do not deserve this, and that it is not okay for someone to treat them this way.
  • Advocate for the child and get them help immediately.

Read my article on Age of Awareness.

Published by Jillian ADHD 2e MB

Jillian has Child and Youth Work diploma as well as a BA in Psychology. Jillian worked on the front lines of Social Services agencies from 2003 - 2012. Jillian has taken numerous continuing education courses and has attended various workshops focused on supporting neurodiverse children, in particular children with ADHD.

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