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Tag : Bullying

‘It was incredibly traumatising’: Children with disability belittled and abused in Aussie schools

Luke Michael, Wednesday, 6th November 2019 -  The disability royal commission heard stories of children being bullied by both students and teachers Some students with disability have been denied bathroom breaks and forced

Giving Children a Voice to Fight Harm

Maggie Coggan, Monday, 17th September 2018 -  Lesley Podesta is CEO of the Alannah and Madeline Foundation, a charity that fights to protect children from harm. She is this week’s Changemaker. Podesta has previously worked in

Disabled Teens Suffering the Mental Health Effects of Bullying

Contributor, Tuesday, 14th August 2018 -  It is a sad reflection on our current school system that children and adolescents with a disability experience such poor treatment from their peers, writes Tania King and Anne Kavanagh


Action Must Be Taken to Stop Bullying of Students with Disability

Stephanie Gotlib, Monday, 21st May 2018 -  Unfortunately, bullying of students with disability, including abuse and violence at school is not a new, unusual or unknown experience, writes Children and Young People with Disability

The Answer to Overcoming Workplace Bullying

Adam Blanch, Monday, 7th May 2018 -  Psychologist and behaviourist Adam Blanch answers an important question about overcoming the impacts of workplace bullying. “Dear Adam, I was badly bullied by a former boss in the

Family Violence Costs Everyone

Lina Caneva, Tuesday, 25th November 2014 -  Today’s White Ribbon Day, also the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, urges Australians to see the signs and to say that no amount of violence,


Changing Workplace Bullying Laws Will Not Open Floodgates

Staff Reporter, Monday, 10th February 2014 -  Carlo Caponecchia, Senior Lecturer at the School of Aviation, University of New South Wales, explores the important issues that have been overlooked in the introduction of new workplace

Bully Buster App

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 6th June 2013 -  A Not for Profit fundraiser has developed an app designed to empower people subjected to bullying in the workplace – based on her own experience. Fundraising expert Bronwyn…

NFPs Back National Anti-Bullying Day

Staff Reporter, Friday, 15th March 2013 -  Mental health Not for Profits have thrown their support behind National Day Against Bullying today, urging Australians to think about how they can take action to combat the growing…

Children In Care Report Card

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 28th February 2013 -  Victorian children living in out-of-home care are five times more likely to have emotional and behavioural issues and experience higher rates of bullying than other children, according…

Melbourne’s Newest Social Entrepreneur Grads Celebrated

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 29th November 2012 -  A Melbourne-based social entrepreneur whose work tackles bullying among young people has been named Melbourne Social Entrepreneur of the Year by the Australian School for Social…

“Mismash” of Bully Laws Causing Confusion

Staff Reporter, Friday, 15th June 2012 -  The National Centre Against Bullying (NCAB) has urged for greater thought to be given when considering laws and policies aimed at reducing bullying. The national peak peak also called…
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