Q: Is a self-defense course for my child worth it?
A: We may agree that two or more kids slugging it out is commonly called fighting. It is however, only one form of fighting. It's a ridiculous but real form of expressing oneself and sometimes a necessary form of protecting oneself. Now, different forms of fighting include, using courage (acting in spite of fear), setting boundaries (so we don't get walked on or influenced in negative ways), self-talk (fighting ourselves),
Bullying Responsibilities of Parents
It's pretty wild how it's thought that bullying is a serious issue but so little is done about it or really understood.
Luckily there are some good books and programs out there but with bullying behavior present in the majority of people's lives, how many of them are utilizing these resources? 5%!?! That's my estimated number because if you ask 100 people who experience controlling acts from others, maaaaybe 5 would say they have read