ANTI BULLYING CLASSES
According to the NSPCC the most common types of bullying amongst girls are emotional bullying and theft whereas boys were most likely to contact a helpline due to physical bullying, exposure or theft. (source CHI). The majority of bullying takes place in schools although cyber bullying has increased.
According to the NSPCC 24,000 childline counselling sessions with children about bullying in 2016 and 2017 and more than 16,000 young people were absent from school due to bullying.
Surveys indicate that less than 15% of kids actually report acts of bullying.
Studies also suggest that bullying could be the cause of low self-esteem in children, a child's inability to stand up to a bully is often rooted in profound fear for their own safety.
Attending anti-bullying classes and self defence classes for children can prepare children to defend themselves against bullies without turning them into one.
Anti-bullying classes for children teaches them how to defend themselves physically and psychologically and focus on building confidence.
By teaching the victims to defend themselves against physical attack, they will become more self confident and able to deal with bullying. Find an local anti-bullying class near you.
WHAT CAN YOU TYPICALLY EXPECT TO LEARN
Anti-bullying classes take various forms and empathise in general they will teach children awareness, defence techniques, instil confidence, and emphasise discipline, responsibility and respect.
Bullies usually seek "easy targets" – those who will tolerate their abuse. An anti-bullying class gives children the techniques needed to overcome physical verbal abuse at school, or on the street.
Third stage escape will focus on getting you out of the attack and reducing the possibility of a further attack.
Parents can help their children gain the confidence to deal with bullying or harassment.
WHO WILL BENEFIT FROM ATTENDING ANTI BULLYING CLASSES?
Bullying is not limited to children. Adults can be bullied at work, at home or on the street.
People of all ages can benefit from learning anti bullying techniques. Anti-bullying classes are available across the UK and some offer classes for families to attend.
With media coverage increasing awareness of bullying the demand for anti-bullying classes has increased. The numbers of anti-bullying classes available to parents and children in London and the UK has grown making these courses more accessible.
WHERE DO I FIND AN ANTI-BULLYING CLASS?
Find Anti Bullying classes on Martial arts Near You. Each class should have a brief description to give you an idea of what the class covers check the instructors profile for qualifications and experience and a current DBS certificate.
Find Anti-bullying classes in London, Manchester, Bristol, Glasgow, Liverpool, Birmingham, Leeds and other major UK cities on Martial Arts Near You.