An easy way to determine if something is bullying is to look for three things that are generally present in a bullying situation: 1.
Adult cyber-harassment or cyberstalking is never called cyberbullying."Teen Dating Violence and Abuse" is a pattern of emotional, verbal, sexual, or physical violence and/or abuse by one person in a current or past relationship of a romantic nature to exert power and control over another when one or both of the partners is a teenager.
Abuse may include insults, coercion, social sabotage, sexual harassment, threats and/or acts of physical or sexual abuse.
It has to have a minor on both sides, or at least have been instigated by a minor against another minor.
Once adults become involved, it is plain and simple cyber-harassment or cyberstalking.
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The same consequences that apply if engaging in bullying or harassment also apply to students and adults who wrongfully and intentionally accuse another as a means of bullying or harassment.Bullying occurs when a person is exposed, repeatedly and over time, to negative actions on the part of one or more other persons, and he or she has difficulty defending himself or herself.Bullying is aggressive behavior that involves unwanted, negative actions.If you need support there are people and resources available to help.Remind your teen that he or she deserves a violence free relationship and that abuse is NEVER appropriate and NEVER their fault.Can include the reporting of anything that is not defined as bullying, harassment, or teen dating violence and abuse.