Even at the mild end of the bullying scale (some people may not even recognise it as bullying), it may cause unhappiness, a decrease in motivation and some loss of confidence or self esteem. Regular small insults of putdowns over time can have a destructive impact on an individual’s life. No one has to tolerate bullying!

Link to full article “Bullying” by Jane Shire
Maidenhead Advertiser, June 2006