Cyberbullying is bullying that takes place online.
Bullying is defined by the Anti-Bullying Alliance as:
“The repetitive, intentional hurting of one person or group, by another person or group, where the relationship involves an imbalance of power. It can be verbal, physical or psychological. It can happen face-to-face or online.”
- Anti-Bullying Alliance – parent interactive online tool – http://test-web.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/tools-information/advice-parents/interactive-anti-bullying-tool-parents (PARENT)NSPCC: 0808 800 5000 www.nspcc.org.uk (PARENT)CHILDLINE: 0800 1111 www.childline.org.uk (CHILD)Direct Gov: http://test-web.gov.uk/bullying-at-school (CHILD)Bullying UK: 0808 800 2222 www.familylives.org.uk (PARENT & CHILD)The Diana Award: www.diana-award.org.uk (PARENT & CHILD)