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  • Prior Lake Brad Knudson: Dad makes emotional video about bullying
    Prior Lake Brad Knudson: Dad makes emotional video about bullying
    Brad Knudson is going viral with a video he made about his daughter being bullied in Prior Lake. On Thursday, DB Techno shared about what happened. This new video has over 300,000 views already and it is rising fast. This video was just published...
  • Parents with children with autism march
    An Autistic Child: A Blessing, Not A Burden: How To Overcome Autism Bullying
    The Gift of Having an Autistic ChildI apologize for the title. I know that some parents are offended at the very thought an autistic child could be a burden. Clearly, ALL children are blessings! However, I was inspired to write this article...
  • Children Need Empathy
    Children Need Their Parents Empathy to Heal from Traumatic Situations
    People often become confused by the terms sympathy and empathy. Sympathy is acknowledging another person's emotional hardships and providing comfort and assurance. When it comes to helping your child overcome a traumatic situation, it is...
  • Bullying or being bullied poses suicide risk
    Bullying or being bullied poses suicide risk
    A new study examined whether bullying or being bullied was associated with a risk of suicide and came up with some disturbing findings. The study was published online on January 5 in the journal Pediatrics by researchers at the School of Education...
  • 2015:  How LGBT parents can advocate for gay rights
    2015: How LGBT parents can advocate for gay rights
    2014 was a monumental year in many ways for the LGBT population, especially for gay parents. Many states legalized same-sex marriage, the number jumping to 35 states. That is the first year that the majority of states allowed LGBT couples to...
  • Brittany Snow victim of bullying
    Brittany Snow bullied in Tampa, Florida high school
    It's hard to believe that your favorite actor or actress would be a victim of bullying, but Brittany Snow was, according to People Magazine, Dec. 25, 2014.Brittany Snow didn't let the bullying texts ruin her life. In fact, she channeled...
  • Bullying in college reported to be a significant problem
    Bullying in college reported to be a significant problem
    Bullying is commonplace among students from kindergarten through the senior year of high school. A new study assessed bullying among college students, which has been previously underexplored. The findings were published online on December 22 in...
  • Twelve days of Christmas: My True Love gave to me seven swans a swimming
    Twelve days of Christmas: My True Love gave to me Seven Swans a swimming
    Continuing with our ongoing series about the various gifts given by True Love to his darling with a faith-based twist, we move on to the seven swans that he gave to her. Swans are very similar to geese in that obviously they are both very big...
  • Ronin Shimizu suicide at 12 after relentless bullying after joining the cheer leading squad
    Ronin Shimizu cheerleader found dead: Boy, 12, suicide after relentless bullying
    Ronin Shimizu was only 12-years-old when he was found dead by his parents, a victim of an apparent suicide. Last year Ronin signed up to be the only boy cheerleader on his school’s cheerleading squad and the bullying he took for that move...
  • Mentor:DVD Review
    'Mentor' DVD Review
    In the United States, teen suicide has become a national concern. There is not one place in the U.S. that is clean from this plague. Yes, it's a plague when thousands of teens are dying from suicide. It's bad enough that school is harder...
  • Ronin Shimizu
    12-year-old commits suicide due to bullying for being a cheerleader
    Twelve-year-old Ronin Shimizu, a former 6th grader at Folsom Middle School in California took his own life on Wednesday. The story was reported on Friday, December 5, after dozens of people gathered in front of the family's home to show...
  • Ronin Shimizu cheerleader: Boy kills himself in suicide because of bullying as a cheerleader
    Ronin Shimizu cheerleader: Proof that bullying kills, 'boy cheerleader' suicide
    Ronin Shimizu, a cheerleader for a local Folsom team, committed suicide this week because of relentless bullying. In a tragic story that serves as proof that bullying can indeed kill, Ronin was said to take his own life because he was constantly...
  • Senior bullying a growing problem
    Senior bullying a growing problem
    Lest we think that only young people are bullies or the victims of bullies, think again. Seniors can be bullies or the victim of bullies too.In Florida, with so many people over age 65 living in senior retirement or assisted living facilities,...
  • Enid sports editor shares his opinion regarding grade-school bullying
    Enid sports editor shares his opinion regarding grade-school bullying
    Enid sports editor shares his opinion regarding grade-school bullyingMr. Ruthenberg, sports editor at the Enid News & Eagle, published an article on Sunday, November 02, 2014. The title of his editorial was, Are today’s kids being...
  • Statistics on Student Bullying
    How can I help my child deal with bullies?
    There isn't a school or playground in America that hasn't had some child experience bullying. You can also walk into any preschool and see what could be called bullies-in-training. These are usually preschool children that don't play...