The only good news about digital bullying is that the harassing messages can usually be captured, saved, and shown to someone who can help. It’s always good to involve a parent but – if you can’t – a school counselor usually knows how to help. If you’re really nervous about saying something, see if there’s a way to report the incident anonymously at school. If the harassment’s coming in the form of instant messages, texts, or profile comments, do yourself a favor: Use preferences or privacy tools to block the person. Even if you don’t like someone, it’s a good idea to be decent and not sink to the other person’s level. It’s time to let bullies know their behavior is unacceptable – cruel abuse of fellow human beings.
You know the old saying about walking a mile in someone’s shoes; even a of thinking about how another person might feel can put a big damper on aggression. If you can, tell bullies to stop or let them know harassment makes people look stupid and mean.
Adapted from the The 2013 Stress in America ™ survey reveals that many American teens report experiencing stress at unhealthy levels, appear uncertain in their stress management techniques and experience symptoms of stress in numbers that mirror adults’ experiences.
Sexting has become once again the undoing of former Rep. The New York Democrat resigned his seat and derailed his political career five years ago for committing the act, and he repeated the injudicious use of a cellphone on July 31, 2015, by sending an unidentified woman a sexually suggestive image of his crotch, according to the New York Post. His wife, Huma Abedin, a longtime Hillary Clinton aide, is reportedly filing for divorce.
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In addition to the biological changes of puberty, they experience cognitive changes that allow them to think more abstractly. And as they seek greater independence, they often come into conflict with parents. If you are dating someone who doesn’t have a personal relationship with Christ, you are playing with fire. Don’t let the relationship progress to a physical point and then hope you can cut it off later. You need all the help you can get in today’s world. Do you depend on Him to meet your needs of love and security? If you can’t stand the person but have a great physical relationship, rethink the relationship. If one person is uncomfortable with any type of physical expression, don’t do it. Don’t push a date to do anything that makes him/her feel uncomfortable. If someone bullies you, remember that your reaction is usually exactly what the bully wants. Getting back at the bully turns you into one and reinforces the bully’s behavior. You need to do this even if it’s minor stuff, in case things escalate. Also, research shows that gossiping about and trash talking others increases your risk of being bullied. If you can’t stop the bully, at least try to help the victim and report the behavior.