Bullying & Cyberbullying
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Bullying

Bullying is aggressive behavior that is intentional, repeated over time, and involves an imbalance of power or strength. Children and youth who are bullied are more likely than other children to feel depressed, lonely and anxious. Some complain of feeling unwell or think about suicide.

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Cyberbullying

Children may also be involved in cyberbullying, which occurs when children or teens bully each other using the internet, cell phone or other technology. It can include sending mean or threatening texts, e-mails or messages, posting nasty pictures on-line, or using someone else's name to spread rumors and lies.

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