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Here are the resources we found for bullying for parents and families:

Video

How to Stop a Bully

(Featured resource)Brooks Gibbs explains bullying in the most simplistic terms: Dominance behavior. He provides a simple solution to bullying: don’t get upset.

Anti-Bullying Week Resources from BBC Team Own It

(Featured resource)Nobody deserves to be bullied. For Anti-Bullying Week 2018, Team Own It choose respect and stand against hate. Resources on a wide range of bullying issues from the BBC.

Words Have Consequences

This short anti-bullying film uses a spoken word poem by Shane Koyczan titled “To This Day” and a speech made by Nick Vujicic about his experiences with bullying as a soundtrack to a very powerful anti-bullying video. It is important to remember that words have very serious consequences.

Let’s Fight It Together

An award winning short film that helps sensitise people to the hurt and pain that can be caused by cyberbullying. The film shows ways in which cyberbullying can occur, who it involves, how it can affect different people, and what can be done to prevent it and respond to it.

Audio

4YP Radio for Anti-Bullying Week at The Orchard Centre: Tia and Tommy

(Featured resource)In this podcast from HeadStart Wolverhampton, two young people from The Orchard Centre in Wolverhampton discuss their experiences of bullying and their thoughts about why bullying occurs, how schools and other organisations should react to it, and how their experiences have changed their lives and views of themselves.

4YP Radio for Anti-Bullying Week at The Orchard Centre: in Conversation with Kai and Alice

(Featured resource)In this podcast from HeadStart Wolverhampton, two young people from The Orchard Centre in Wolverhampton discuss their experiences of bullying and their thoughts about why bullying occurs, how schools and other organisations should react to it, and how their experiences have changed their lives and views of themselves.

Bullying and Mental Health – in Conversation with Jodie Goodacre, Time to Change Young Champion

(Featured resource)Jodie Gooacre is one of Time To Change’s Young Champions, young people with direct experience of mental health issues who work alongside the Time To Change team to break down the stigma around mental health. In this conversation, she discusses the impact of bullying on mental health with Richard Anderson from HeadStart Wolverhampton.

The ’13 Reasons Why’ Toolkit

’13 Reasons Why’, is a hit Netflix show that focusses on the fictional suicide of a teenage girl in an American High School, and the causes and circumstances that surrounded that, including bullying and sexual violence. For Series Two of the show, Netflix commissioned a toolkit of resources and advice for parents, educators and young people.

Advice If Your Disabled Child is Bullied

Children are more likely to be bullied if they are vulnerable in some way. Disabled children and children with additional needs are more likely to be bullied than their peers. People’s assumptions and prejudices about disability can make disabled children more vulnerable to bullying for a number of reasons. However, not all disabled children are bullied so try not to worry. This webpage gives details of how to be prepared in case it bullying does happen.

MindEd for Families

MindEd for Families provides tonnes of resources on how to deal with young people in a variety of situations. The variety of situations included on this webpage is vast and covers topics like death and loss, medication, talking to your child, parenting a child with issues, sexual orientation and gender, eating disorders and what to do if your child refuses to go to school. If you need help and advice as a parent, this is the first place to go.

Bullying

Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behaviour that involves a real or perceived power imbalance.

This page from the Black Country CAMHS website contains a set of introductory advice and links about the issue, included cyberbullying.

The ’13 Reasons Why’ Toolkit

’13 Reasons Why’, is a hit Netflix show that focusses on the fictional suicide of a teenage girl in an American High School, and the causes and circumstances that surrounded that, including bullying and sexual violence. For Series Two of the show, Netflix commissioned a toolkit of resources and advice for parents, educators and young people.

Dealing With Bullying

A comprehensive guide on dealing with bullying for parents of children with disabilities, special educational needs, medical conditions and other additional needs.

Preventing Bullying: A Guide for Parents

This booklet contains a lot of information that will be of use to a parent of a bullied child. The booklet is laid out in a series of sections that contain bullet pointed information about how to help your child through a variety of situations. The message of the booklet is supportive and offers constant help and advice for the parents of young people who are being bullied.

Supporting your Child if they are being Bullied – A Guide for Parents and Carers

The Diana Award Anti-Bullying Campaign have produced a document containing help and advice for every step in the journey you will face after finding out your child is being bullied.

Organisation

ReachOut Parents

ReachOut Parents provides information, tools and resources to help parents and carers support young people in the family environment. On the website you will find fact sheets, stories, practical tips and tools covering a range of topics, issues and experiences that are relevant to young people. You will also find an online community forum where you can talk to other parents about your experiences and work through your concerns in a safe, anonymous environment.

Blog / personal article

What to do when your Autistic or Asperger’s Child is being Bullied

Dr Tali Shenfield’s blog post for the Child Psychology and Parenting Blog covers how your approach to bullying needs to be different if you have a child with Autism or Asperger’s. The blog post even sets out the types of questions you might have to ask your child if you think they might be experiencing bullying either in person or online.

Course / Event

ZAP Workshops for Bullied Children

ZAP is a FREE one-day workshop for children and young people aged 9-16 who have experienced bullying, funded by the Big Lottery Fund. It is a fun, interactive day that encourages the development of assertiveness skills and raises young people’s confidence so that they are able to deal with bullying situations effectively. ZAP courses take place in 4 locations across the UK, including Birmingham in the Midlands.

How to Stop a Bully

(Featured resource)Brooks Gibbs explains bullying in the most simplistic terms: Dominance behavior. He provides a simple solution to bullying: don’t get upset.

Anti-Bullying Week Resources from BBC Team Own It

(Featured resource)Nobody deserves to be bullied. For Anti-Bullying Week 2018, Team Own It choose respect and stand against hate. Resources on a wide range of bullying issues from the BBC.

Words Have Consequences

This short anti-bullying film uses a spoken word poem by Shane Koyczan titled “To This Day” and a speech made by Nick Vujicic about his experiences with bullying as a soundtrack to a very powerful anti-bullying video. It is important to remember that words have very serious consequences.

Audio

4YP Radio for Anti-Bullying Week at The Orchard Centre: Tia and Tommy

(Featured resource)In this podcast from HeadStart Wolverhampton, two young people from The Orchard Centre in Wolverhampton discuss their experiences of bullying and their thoughts about why bullying occurs, how schools and other organisations should react to it, and how their experiences have changed their lives and views of themselves.

4YP Radio for Anti-Bullying Week at The Orchard Centre: in Conversation with Kai and Alice

(Featured resource)In this podcast from HeadStart Wolverhampton, two young people from The Orchard Centre in Wolverhampton discuss their experiences of bullying and their thoughts about why bullying occurs, how schools and other organisations should react to it, and how their experiences have changed their lives and views of themselves.

Bullying and Mental Health – in Conversation with Jodie Goodacre, Time to Change Young Champion

(Featured resource)Jodie Gooacre is one of Time To Change’s Young Champions, young people with direct experience of mental health issues who work alongside the Time To Change team to break down the stigma around mental health. In this conversation, she discusses the impact of bullying on mental health with Richard Anderson from HeadStart Wolverhampton.

The ’13 Reasons Why’ Toolkit

’13 Reasons Why’, is a hit Netflix show that focusses on the fictional suicide of a teenage girl in an American High School, and the causes and circumstances that surrounded that, including bullying and sexual violence. For Series Two of the show, Netflix commissioned a toolkit of resources and advice for parents, educators and young people.

Advice If Your Disabled Child is Bullied

Children are more likely to be bullied if they are vulnerable in some way. Disabled children and children with additional needs are more likely to be bullied than their peers. People’s assumptions and prejudices about disability can make disabled children more vulnerable to bullying for a number of reasons. However, not all disabled children are bullied so try not to worry. This webpage gives details of how to be prepared in case it bullying does happen.

MindEd for Families

MindEd for Families provides tonnes of resources on how to deal with young people in a variety of situations. The variety of situations included on this webpage is vast and covers topics like death and loss, medication, talking to your child, parenting a child with issues, sexual orientation and gender, eating disorders and what to do if your child refuses to go to school. If you need help and advice as a parent, this is the first place to go.

The ’13 Reasons Why’ Toolkit

’13 Reasons Why’, is a hit Netflix show that focusses on the fictional suicide of a teenage girl in an American High School, and the causes and circumstances that surrounded that, including bullying and sexual violence. For Series Two of the show, Netflix commissioned a toolkit of resources and advice for parents, educators and young people.

Dealing With Bullying

A comprehensive guide on dealing with bullying for parents of children with disabilities, special educational needs, medical conditions and other additional needs.

Preventing Bullying: A Guide for Parents

This booklet contains a lot of information that will be of use to a parent of a bullied child. The booklet is laid out in a series of sections that contain bullet pointed information about how to help your child through a variety of situations. The message of the booklet is supportive and offers constant help and advice for the parents of young people who are being bullied.

Organisation

ReachOut Parents

ReachOut Parents provides information, tools and resources to help parents and carers support young people in the family environment. On the website you will find fact sheets, stories, practical tips and tools covering a range of topics, issues and experiences that are relevant to young people. You will also find an online community forum where you can talk to other parents about your experiences and work through your concerns in a safe, anonymous environment.

Blog / personal article

What to do when your Autistic or Asperger’s Child is being Bullied

Dr Tali Shenfield’s blog post for the Child Psychology and Parenting Blog covers how your approach to bullying needs to be different if you have a child with Autism or Asperger’s. The blog post even sets out the types of questions you might have to ask your child if you think they might be experiencing bullying either in person or online.

Course / Event

ZAP Workshops for Bullied Children

ZAP is a FREE one-day workshop for children and young people aged 9-16 who have experienced bullying, funded by the Big Lottery Fund. It is a fun, interactive day that encourages the development of assertiveness skills and raises young people’s confidence so that they are able to deal with bullying situations effectively. ZAP courses take place in 4 locations across the UK, including Birmingham in the Midlands.

How to Stop a Bully

(Featured resource)Brooks Gibbs explains bullying in the most simplistic terms: Dominance behavior. He provides a simple solution to bullying: don’t get upset.

Anti-Bullying Week Resources from BBC Team Own It

(Featured resource)Nobody deserves to be bullied. For Anti-Bullying Week 2018, Team Own It choose respect and stand against hate. Resources on a wide range of bullying issues from the BBC.

Words Have Consequences

This short anti-bullying film uses a spoken word poem by Shane Koyczan titled “To This Day” and a speech made by Nick Vujicic about his experiences with bullying as a soundtrack to a very powerful anti-bullying video. It is important to remember that words have very serious consequences.

Organisation

ReachOut Parents

ReachOut Parents provides information, tools and resources to help parents and carers support young people in the family environment. On the website you will find fact sheets, stories, practical tips and tools covering a range of topics, issues and experiences that are relevant to young people. You will also find an online community forum where you can talk to other parents about your experiences and work through your concerns in a safe, anonymous environment.

Audio

4YP Radio for Anti-Bullying Week at The Orchard Centre: Tia and Tommy

(Featured resource)In this podcast from HeadStart Wolverhampton, two young people from The Orchard Centre in Wolverhampton discuss their experiences of bullying and their thoughts about why bullying occurs, how schools and other organisations should react to it, and how their experiences have changed their lives and views of themselves.

4YP Radio for Anti-Bullying Week at The Orchard Centre: in Conversation with Kai and Alice

(Featured resource)In this podcast from HeadStart Wolverhampton, two young people from The Orchard Centre in Wolverhampton discuss their experiences of bullying and their thoughts about why bullying occurs, how schools and other organisations should react to it, and how their experiences have changed their lives and views of themselves.

Bullying and Mental Health – in Conversation with Jodie Goodacre, Time to Change Young Champion

(Featured resource)Jodie Gooacre is one of Time To Change’s Young Champions, young people with direct experience of mental health issues who work alongside the Time To Change team to break down the stigma around mental health. In this conversation, she discusses the impact of bullying on mental health with Richard Anderson from HeadStart Wolverhampton.

The ’13 Reasons Why’ Toolkit

’13 Reasons Why’, is a hit Netflix show that focusses on the fictional suicide of a teenage girl in an American High School, and the causes and circumstances that surrounded that, including bullying and sexual violence. For Series Two of the show, Netflix commissioned a toolkit of resources and advice for parents, educators and young people.

Advice If Your Disabled Child is Bullied

Children are more likely to be bullied if they are vulnerable in some way. Disabled children and children with additional needs are more likely to be bullied than their peers. People’s assumptions and prejudices about disability can make disabled children more vulnerable to bullying for a number of reasons. However, not all disabled children are bullied so try not to worry. This webpage gives details of how to be prepared in case it bullying does happen.

MindEd for Families

MindEd for Families provides tonnes of resources on how to deal with young people in a variety of situations. The variety of situations included on this webpage is vast and covers topics like death and loss, medication, talking to your child, parenting a child with issues, sexual orientation and gender, eating disorders and what to do if your child refuses to go to school. If you need help and advice as a parent, this is the first place to go.

The ’13 Reasons Why’ Toolkit

’13 Reasons Why’, is a hit Netflix show that focusses on the fictional suicide of a teenage girl in an American High School, and the causes and circumstances that surrounded that, including bullying and sexual violence. For Series Two of the show, Netflix commissioned a toolkit of resources and advice for parents, educators and young people.

Dealing With Bullying

A comprehensive guide on dealing with bullying for parents of children with disabilities, special educational needs, medical conditions and other additional needs.

Preventing Bullying: A Guide for Parents

This booklet contains a lot of information that will be of use to a parent of a bullied child. The booklet is laid out in a series of sections that contain bullet pointed information about how to help your child through a variety of situations. The message of the booklet is supportive and offers constant help and advice for the parents of young people who are being bullied.

Blog / personal article

What to do when your Autistic or Asperger’s Child is being Bullied

Dr Tali Shenfield’s blog post for the Child Psychology and Parenting Blog covers how your approach to bullying needs to be different if you have a child with Autism or Asperger’s. The blog post even sets out the types of questions you might have to ask your child if you think they might be experiencing bullying either in person or online.

Course / Event

ZAP Workshops for Bullied Children

ZAP is a FREE one-day workshop for children and young people aged 9-16 who have experienced bullying, funded by the Big Lottery Fund. It is a fun, interactive day that encourages the development of assertiveness skills and raises young people’s confidence so that they are able to deal with bullying situations effectively. ZAP courses take place in 4 locations across the UK, including Birmingham in the Midlands.