Mental Health

Mobbing

Bullying

Purpose

Purpose

This site is my meager attempt to use my website creation and management abilities to help raise awareness, provide information and resources about bullying and mobbing, and the resulting economic, professional and health consequences.

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Bullying

Bullying is intentional aggressive behavior that can take the form of physical or verbal harassment and involves an imbalance of power among, most notably in the schoolyard or workplace.

Mobbing

Bullying of an individual by a group in any context, such as a family, school, workplace, neighborhood, or community. When it occurs as emotional abuse in the workplace, such as "ganging up" by co-workers, subordinates or superiors, to force someone out of the workplace through rumor, innuendo, intimidation, humiliation, discrediting, and isolation.

Mental Health

A person's overall emotional and psychological condition, ranging from psychological well-being and satisfactory adjustment to society and to the ordinary demands of life to the psychological state of someone who has emotional or behavioral problems serious enough to require psychiatric intervention.  

17th Nov 2015
Bully.

Bullying may do more damage to mental health than child abuse.

The various abuses and traumas I’ve suffered include childhood sexual abuse; being kidnapped by a group of young men; babysitting two small children and having the estranged father return drunk...

07th Nov 2015
10 Things First Class Managers Notice.

10 things first class managers notice.

A study by LinkedIn has highlighted just how important recognizing employees is, specifically observing the 10 things first class managers notice about their employees. The B2B focused social network surveyed...

29th Oct 2015
Telephone counseling: The right solution for you?

How to know if telephone counseling is the right solution for you?

For most people, making the choice to seek professional help for their personal challenges is not an easy one. It’s important to know if telephone counseling is the right solution...

21st Oct 2015

$1.8 million test of kid-run courts to combat bullying | Washington Free Beacon

Source: DOJ Spending $1.8 Million Testing Kid-Run Courts to Combat Bullying | Washington Free Beacon

10th Oct 2015
Indian residential school.

Residential school survivors face long waits for counselling, healing services | BC News

A Winnipeg healing centre is struggling to keep up with demand from residential school survivors for counselling services. “Some people have given up because they’ve been waiting since December 2012,”...

30th Sep 2015
How to survive 5 types of toxic bosses. | Entrepreneur

How to survive 5 types of toxic bosses. | Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur and CultureIQ are searching for the top high-performing cultures to be featured on our annual list. Think your company has what it takes? Almost everybody has at least one...

22nd Sep 2015
Man apologized to his victim for bullying 20 years after the fact

Teen bullying victims twice as likely to have adult depression, according to University of Oxford study | ISchoolGuide

Teen bullying victims are twice as likely to develop depression in adulthood, according to a University of Oxford study published June 2 in the British Medical Journal. Study researcher Lucy...

26th Aug 2015
Best friend or worst enemy: How to characterize yourself?

Best friend or worst enemy: How to characterize yourself?

We all have people in our lives that we would consider to be enemies. If I asked you who your worst enemy was, what would your answer be? If you...

09th Aug 2015
A new study about bullying might help politicians find some chill in debates

A new study about bullying might help politicians find some chill in debates. | MTV

After tuning in to last night’s first GOP Presidential debate, it seems like bullies are always winning. While it totally dashes all our ’80s movie revenge fantasies to see the...

01st Aug 2015

Study: Frequent Social Media Use May Take Toll On Teens’ Mental Health « CBS Atlanta

Frequent social media use could have a negative impact on young people’s mental health, according to a new study. For many teens, going even an hour without checking Facebook, Instagram,...

01st Aug 2015
US Army internet cyberbullying.

Army set to crack down on cyber bullying. | Army Times

“Cyber bullying among service members is getting out of hand, and Army leaders are calling on soldiers to straighten up — or face some career-ending consequences. In an All-Army Activities message issued...

29th Jul 2015
Is the likelihood of being a bully genetic?

Local study adds weight to theory bullying is genetic; anti-bullying advocate troubled. | NEWS 1130

Do bullies learn their behaviour or is it inherited?   Research out of SFU is adding weight to a new theory that bullying can be genetic, and the criminology professor...