While the experts are awesome at helping out with a bullying situation, sometimes it’s great to hear from someone who’s been there. We asked a stack of young people who had experienced bullying for their best piece of advice.
It's going to stop. You will have a point in your life where you will feel amazing and great and wonderful and valued.
What can I do now?
- We think Ashleigh summed it up pretty well: "Don't isolate yourself. reach out to the people to the people that you love and trust".
- Take some time to reflect on who you are and what makes you you, and then try and focus on those aspects.
- If you're not sure whether what you're dealing with is bullying or teasing, you can ask other young people in the ReachOut Forums.