BRRC Blog Articles

Understanding Bullying and the LGBTQI+

Understanding Bullying and the LGBTQI+

Understanding Bullying and the LGBTQI+ Community And What YOU Can Do 45% of LGBTQ youth seriously considered attempting suicide in the past year. June is Pride Month.  Pride Month commemorate the Stonewall Riots also known as the Stonewall uprising that occurred in...

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Teen Mental Health

Teen Mental Health

Teen Mental HealthWe Need to Talk About it May is Mental Health Awareness Month. As a parent of two children and an Executive Director of a charity that combats bullying, I am deeply passionate about mental health and specifically about adolescent mental health.  I am...

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Bullying Targets

Bullying Targets

Bullying Targets Truths and Myths About Bullying Targets One out of every five (20.2%) students report being bullied.41% of students who reported being bullied at school indicated that they think the bullying would happen again.– National Center for Educational...

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I Thought We Were Friends!

I Thought We Were Friends!

I Thought We Were Friends! What to do when a friend becomes the bully “Friends don’t always agree. But they don’t deliberately try to hurt you.  Everyone deserves to be treated with respect and kindness, and that’s how true friends act.” ~ parent of a bullied child...

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Bullying Signs and Keeping the Door Open With Your Kids

Bullying Signs and Keeping the Door Open With Your Kids

Bullying Signs and Keeping the Door Open With Your Kids By Dru Ahlborg BRRC Executive Director Most school-aged children are starting the second half of their school year.  From my experience as both a Co-Founder and Executive Director of BRRC as well as a mom, I have...

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