16th Oct 2014
job bullying

Workplace Bullying – A Silent Epidemic

Workplace Bullying has been a silent epidemic, but this is rapidly changing as more and more victims come forward. Dr.’s Gary and Ruth Namie, President and CEO respectively of the...

12th Sep 2014
There is a suspect in Amanda Todd's suicide.

Suspect identified in the investigation into Amanda Todd’s suicide.

In a post I wrote earlier for my Feathering the Empty Nest blog, “We Need Defined Laws Regarding Rights of Access to Internet Accounts, Users and Activities for Law Enforcement,”...

10th Sep 2014
adult on child bullying

Adult on child bullying can be devastating.

All of us have been exposed to adult on child bullying at one time or another. Most of it occurs in elementary school as our child tries to establish their...

05th Sep 2014
recognizing the bully in your workplace

Recognizing the bully in your workplace.

Recognizing the bully in your workplace can be difficult for anyone but the victim. The victim knows who is bullying them. They live it every day, stress about it during...

24th Aug 2014
mental health issues

How to talk about mental health.

Whether suffering from mental illness, or trying to understand it from outside, it is important for us all to talk about mental health. Although at a glance, this article may...

20th Aug 2014
Managing bullying and harassment in the workplace.

Managing bullying and harassment in the workplace.

Although we may think of managing bullying and harassment in the workplace as the responsibility of employers and HR departments, it’s also very much the responsibility of the employees themselves....

11th Jul 2014
preventing bullying suicide.

Bullying suicide: the worst consequence of not dealing with bullying.

Bullying is a serious issue and must be dealt with accordingly, or it could lead to the worst of all consequences – bullying suicide. Before I created this site, I...

29th Jun 2014

The legacy of trauma: How parents can pass on pain through their genes.

Two recent,  relevant research papers, both dealing with unfolding understanding that is emerging in the field of Epigenetics, indicate that parents can pass on their pain through their genes –...

26th Jun 2014
effects of bullying and mobbing

For Victims, Parents and Others Dealing with Bullying and Mobbing

Following are numerous links to valuable reading and research material for all those affected by bullying and mobbing – no matter what environment, age group or social status. If you’re...

13th Jun 2014
violence at work

New forms of violence at work on the rise worldwide, says the ILO.

Violence at work, ranging from bullying and mobbing, to threats by psychologically unstable co-workers, sexual harassment and homicide, is increasing worldwide and has reached epidemic levels in some countries, according...

10th Jun 2014
Bullying pamphlet

Edinburgh schoolyard bullying: shows bullying is a global concern.

A news story in the Edinburgh News today describes the horrendous schoolyard bullying experienced by ten year old primary school student Lewis Calvert. The bullying experienced by Lewis has included...

07th Jun 2014

Passive aggressive personalities may lead to workplace abuse.

Aggressive or passive aggressive personalities: Which is more likely to cause workplace bullying or mobbing? We often wonder if the person who is so anxious to please others is such...

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