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Your Therapist Has Anxiety...I See You.

Kerry Foreman | Posted 02.15.2017 | Women
Kerry Foreman

Are you waiting to be found out? Waiting for the other shoe to drop? Waiting to be judged for something in your old story? I've mentioned before, ...

Staying Grounded In The Midst Of Chaos

Birute Regine | Posted 02.13.2017 | Politics
Birute Regine

It has been heartening to see people's activism, realizing that we cannot take our freedoms for granted. This process can make clearer our vision as Americans.

Big-Hearted Principal Gets Head Shaved To Back Up Bullied Student

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 01.14.2017 | Parents

When bullies targeted a sixth grader for shaving his head in support of his grandfather who has cancer, an Iowa principal decided to teach all of his ...

This Filmmaker Accidentally Exposed The Disturbing Underbelly Of Online Harassment

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 12.15.2016 | Women

BROOKLYN ― It was a rainy morning in the fall of 2014, and filmmaker Cynthia Lowen was half-listening to WNYC radio while getting dressed for work w...

If You Love Someone With Autism, Don't Vote For Trump

Hannah Brown | Posted 11.07.2016 | Parents
Hannah Brown

Don't give an ignorant bully the power to make decisions about our children and their futures.

How To Listen So That Kids Will Talk About Bullying

Signe Whitson | Posted 11.02.2016 | Parents
Signe Whitson

Why is it that so many young people are so loathe to talk to their caregivers about bullying? The more I ask students this question, the more often they tell me some version of this frustrated rationale.

'The Trump Effect' And How It's Affecting One Middle-Aged Woman

Treva Brandon | Posted 10.25.2016 | Fifty
Treva Brandon

This article isn't about the candidate Donald Trump. It's not about his platform or policies. In fact, this article isn't about politics at all. It's about Donald Trump the bully, and the effect his bullying is having on me.

YouTube Star Anna Akana Stands Up to Bullying

James Barrett | Posted 10.13.2016 | Impact
James Barrett

"I would get on the bus thinking, maybe he'll stop today," Jessica explains, holding back tears as she speaks.  Her words haunt me. Jessica, along with 3.2 million other kids in the United States are bullied every year.

What To Do If Your Child Is A Bully

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 10.12.2016 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

It can be devastating to learn that your child is bullying other children at school. However, there are ways that you can help your child understand w...

How A Child Becomes A Bully

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 10.06.2016 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

You just get to work on a Monday morning when you receive a call from your child’s school principal. She tells you there has been an incident involv...

Trump and the Mean Streets of East Los Angeles

Alvaro Huerta, Ph.D. | Posted 09.22.2016 | Latino Voices
Alvaro Huerta, Ph.D.

To prove his toughness, I invite Trump to my old barrio--without private bodyguards, Secret Service agents and local police--to reassert his claim that Mexican immigrants constitute "drug dealers," "criminals" and "rapists."

THESE Are The People Who Are Most Likely To Cyberbully You

Teen Vogue | Posted 08.30.2016 | Healthy Living
Teen Vogue

For Teen Vogue, by Brittney McNamara. Bullying is bad for everyone. Being bullied is obviously super hurtful, and can have some long-lasting impacts....

The Most Important Thing About Bullying Prevention

Signe Whitson | Posted 07.12.2016 | Education
Signe Whitson

While I soak in as much Summer as I can before the 2016-17 school year begins, I am thinking about my own mantras of School Counseling--the most important things I can offer my students to make them each feel heard, understood, safe, and valued.

Your self, unchanged.

Shana Swain | Posted 06.03.2016 | Parents
Shana Swain

Photo Credit: Pixabay.com If I could tell my daughters anything right now, just one thing that would get them through their lives- I would tell them...

Why You are No Better Than a Schoolyard Bully

Natasha Daniels | Posted 05.09.2016 | Parents
Natasha Daniels

I get you. I have seen you trolling the Internet waiting to make a nasty comment. I have seen you on the road flooring the gas, trying to bully other ...

Italy, Bullying: When Another Young Girl Decides To Take Her LIfe

Christina Pacella | Posted 02.26.2017 | Education
Christina Pacella

Only a few weeks have gone by since Chiara, a twelve year old girl from Pordenone (Italy) decided to put an end to the bullying she had become a vict...

Trump's Big Message That We Aren't Hearing

Amy Arndt | Posted 02.22.2017 | Politics
Amy Arndt

If you who vowed not to watch the news in 2016, or if you hopped off the grid to build a tiny house under a large boulder, it's worth noting that real estate mogul and reality television superstar Donald Trump has a solid chance of becoming the GOP nominee for President.

5 Do's and Don'ts of Helping Kids Handle Bullying

Signe Whitson | Posted 01.23.2017 | Parents
Signe Whitson

One of the most common reasons parents approach me is to ask for my advice on how to help their child handle a bullying situation at school. Fear for...

Bully Stopped By A Golf Shirt

Janice Celeste | Posted 01.20.2017 | Parents
Janice Celeste

When entrepreneur Kelsey MacLean discovered that her son was being bullied in school, she did what any mom would do. She complained to his teachers and then to the school's administration, but at first she didn't get the results she was hoping for.

Can Trump Actually Lead America?

Bill Treasurer | Posted 01.19.2017 | Politics
Bill Treasurer

There's a huge difference between being a famous celebrity and being a great leader. As comprehensive as the coverage surrounding Trump has been, it is striking how little attention has been given to one key question: Can Donald Trump actually lead America?

Over 4MM People Joined This Little Girl To Fight Bullying

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 01.22.2016 | Parents

The Internet can be a cruel place, but when a young girl named Lexie used social media to open up about being bullied, the response proved the Interne...

Is Epilepsy a Bully? 5 Things You Can Do to Help

Tiffany Kairos | Posted 12.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Tiffany Kairos

What can you do as someone living with epilepsy to help? Here are five things you can do to help:

Is the Repellent Mockery of Others the New American Norm?

Imani Michelle Scott, Ph.D. | Posted 12.18.2016 | Politics
Imani Michelle Scott, Ph.D.

Why are most articles written with sentences in the declarative instead of the interrogative structure? Is it because people prefer to be told what to think instead of being asked to think? If yes, could this preference explain some of the seeming madness going on in America today?

Hanukkah: When the Bullied Can't Rise Up in Personal Defense

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 12.11.2016 | Religion
Naphtali Hoff

The holiday of Hanukkah presents many lessons. In the main, these lessons stem from the valiant struggle in which a few Hasmonean fighters valiantly rose up against their Seleucid tormentors and successfully rid the land of their presence.

Why I Adopted a Pit Bull for My Kids

Sarah Hodgson | Posted 10.29.2016 | HuffPost Home
Sarah Hodgson

When I shared the news about our potential puppy with my family, there was no hesitation from my kids -- "Let's go see her!" they cried. My husband hesitated, "Another dog?" Then he peered at the photo of her flashed on my screen: "She's awfully cute."