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Bullying

if you are being bullied, counselling can help to support you. There are many ways in which bullying can take place. It may be by another individual or it may be by a group of people that you are being bullied or even by an organisation. Counselling can help you to reflect on how you are being bullied and to find ways of coping. You may feel isolated and powerless, however, counselling and help you realise that there are ways out of your situation.

 

there are ways out of your situation.

Below is a quote from Wikipedia

“Bullying is the use of force, coercion, or threat, to abuse, aggressively dominate or intimidate. The behavior is often repeated and habitual. One essential prerequisite is the perception (by the bully or by others) of an imbalance of physical or social power. This imbalance distinguishes bullying from conflict.[1] Bullying is a subcategory of aggressive behavior characterized by the following three minimum criteria: (1) hostile intent, (2) imbalance of power, and (3) repetition over a period of time.[2] Bullying is the activity of repeated, aggressive behavior intended to hurt another individual, physically, mentally, or emotionally.

Bullying ranges from one-on-one, individual bullying through to group bullying, called mobbing, in which the bully may have one or more “lieutenants” who may be willing to assist the primary bully in their bullying activities. Bullying in school and the workplace is also referred to as “peer abuse”.[3] Robert W. Fuller has analyzed bullying in the context of rankism. The Norwegian researcher Dan Olweus says bullying occurs when a person is “exposed, repeatedly and over time, to negative actions on the part of one or more other persons”,[4] and that negative actions occur “when a person intentionally inflicts injury or discomfort upon another person, through physical contact, through words or in other ways”.[4]Individual bullying is usually characterized by a person behaving in a certain way to gain powerover another person.[5]“”

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