Avoid bullying

Be aware of the signs of bullying and actions that can be taken.

  • Signs of bullying may include refusal to go to school, morning illness, disinterest in school work, being withdrawn, stammering, loss of confidence, crying at night and/or unexplained bruises
  • Don’t encourage your child to fight back
  • Listen carefully to your child, without criticism
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Get some mental exercise

Challenge your brain’s powers with puzzles and games, and encourage your children to do the same.

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Helping your child handle peer pressure

As kids grow older they are increasingly influenced by their friends, which can create conflict with parents.