Bullying doesn’t only occur at school or at the office. Admit it or not, bullying can also occur inside the family. It is tough to notice that bullying is happening in your supposedly ‘safe haven,’ but it is better to open your eyes to the possibilities. As a parent, you should be wary of the warning signs that indicate bullying is happening in your own home.
“Having a bully in the home stresses the entire family unit,” said Fran Walfish, PsyD, “The child can put a wedge between husband and wife, especially if they view the situation differently.”
Here are some of the warning signs that you can watch out to spot bullying in the family: