Posts Tagged "BullyShield"

To Bully is to Torture

Posted By on Feb 27, 2011

Children and young adults are often bullied because they don’t match their peers’ expectations of what “real” boys and girls act like, look like, speak like, or dress like.  Young people who are perceived to be non-traditional in their gender identity or gender expression, or those who are or appear to be non-heterosexual are at great risk for bullying that can lead to acting out, illness, depression, and...

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Please read this inspiring story about a high school girl who took action against bullying at her school. And, since not everyone has access to a program like that, consider BullyShield, a phone application that provides helpful information to bullied youth and to their parents and teachers.

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