Presentation on theme: "BULLYING PREVENTION PRESENTATION"— Presentation transcript:
1 BULLYING PREVENTION PRESENTATION PRESENTED BY:MICHELLE HERRERA, M.A.Family Violence Prevention Services“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself.” – Harvey Fierstein.Café CollegeSeptember 10th, 2011
6 About Teen Dating Violence DO YOU KNOW THAT TEEN DATING VIOLENCE IS A FORM OF BULLYING?Dating violence affects about one in ten teen couples. (1 IN 10)-National Institute of JusticeTeenagers can often misinterpret abusive and violent behavior as a show of love.Hitting, yelling, threatening, name calling, and using and hurting you sexually isn't love!
14 PREVENTION RESOURCES STOMP OUT BULLYING STOP BULLYINGIT GETS BETTER PROJECT(LGBT) - LESBIAN/GAY/BISEXUAL/TRANSGENDERNATIONAL TEEN DATING ABUSE HELPLINESAN ANTONIO POLICE DEPARTMENT 911SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE
15 OCTOBER IS NATIONAL BULLYING AWARENESS PREVENTION MONTH QUESTIONSOCTOBER IS NATIONAL BULLYING AWARENESS PREVENTION MONTHOCTOBER 3RD, 2011BLUE SHIRT DAYWORLD DAY OF BULLYING PREVENTION