Not just the kids: How bullying affects the whole family

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Tue 26 June 2018

10 mins

When you find out your child is feeling bullied you might feel protective, angry or stressed.

But the latest National Child Health Poll by the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne has found that parents are also feeling helpless. Director of the poll, Dr Anthea Rhodes, takes us through the findings, and tells us why this is a community health issue.

 For the full poll report check out the Royal Children’s Hospital website.

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