The 5 types of bullying
Bullying is a serious issue all over the country and world squad members. It can take many different forms as there are many different ways you can get bullied. In order to stop bullying we need to be able to identify it in all its different forms so here are the 5 different types of bullying.
- Physical bullying
The most common and well-known kind of bullying is called physical bullying. You have probably all seen it happen at least once. When one person targets another repeatedly with a negative physical interaction like; a punch, pinch or push, etc, it is physical bullying.
- Verbal bullying
Verbal bullying includes teasing, making jokes at someone’s expense,
- Social bullying
This one can be more difficult to identify because it is indirect bullying and happens behind a person’s back. Things like; spreading rumours or embarrassing information about another person can really make them feel terrible and ruin their reputation, this I social bullying.
- Cyber bullying
- Sexual bullying
Sexual bullying happens in connection with a person’s sex, body, sexual orientation or with sexual activity. This can be physical, verbal, or emotional. It includes unwanted touching, comments about someone’s body, sexual pressure, and sharing nude photos without someone’s approval or knowledge. Squad members, your bodies are yours. No one has the right to touch your inappropriately or in a way that makes you feel uncomfortable.
All 5 of these types of bullying are horrible and can cause lasting physical, psychological and emotional damage to the person being bullied so please squad members, if you see bullying happening in any of its forms put a stop to it or tell someone like a parent or teacher who can.