Category Archives: Media and News

How Having A Dog Can Help Your Child Cope With Bullying

Bullying continues to be a problem in schools all over New Zealand. According to recent data, 26% of students said that they experienced at least one of six bullying behaviours several times a month over the previous year. The report also indicates that students are resorting to psychological or emotional bullying rather than outright physical violence, […]

Schools on Auckland’s North Shore visited by celebrity

The American singer was brought here by the No Bullying Initiative Trust and held a series of anti-bullying roadshows in Northland, Auckland, Waikato, Taranaki and Hawke’s Bay. O’Connor spoke at Glenfield College and Carmel College on Auckland’s North Shore on November 23 as part of her tour. The tour aimed to increase awareness of bullying […]

The Mental and Physical Impact of Bullying

The Mental and Physical Impact of Bullying By Emma Mills 1 Bullying in the workplace can be defined as a recurring form of harassment that takes place on a regular basis against an individual. The Workplace Institute found that 25% of all employees have experienced bullying in the workplace. The repeated belittling with the intent […]

Meredith O’Connor World Tour – New Zealand

Don’t Miss Out On Meredith’s anti-bullying world tour in New Zealand. Immediately after her show in Taranaki on Friday, we received an email from a young girl saying: “Meredith O’Connor signed my hand today and her music helped me a lot….” A lifetime isn’t forever, so take the first chance, don’t wait for the second […]

Pop star Meredith O’Connor’s “Anti-bullying world Tour” Headed to New Zealand

Meredith O’Connor’s Anti-bullying world Tour dates with NBI New ZealandNovember 16 -17 — Inglewood, New Plymouth (Taranaki)Nov 18 — Napier, Hawke’s Bay Nov 21 -22 — Hamilton & Waikato Nov 23 -25 — Greater Auckland We are delighted to announce a series of major anti-bullying roadshows in Auckland, Waikato, Taranaki and Hawke’s Bay regions with […]

Why Women Are The Worst Kind of Bullies

Article By Ruchika Tulshyan Women can be nastier bullies than men, at the workplace. What’s the best way to deal? WhenLady Gaga declared her hero was Emily-Anne, the 18-year-old pioneer of against teen bullying, I could completely identify. I had a flashback to my traumatic adolescent years. The memories alone made me feel like Emily-Anne could be my hero […]

Celebrities battle with social media bullying……their children too!!

It was a Monday night and 16 year old Malia Obama and some friends decided to go out to a restaurant. The paparazzi took pictures of her and her friends on that outing. “Nothing unusual about that”, most people would say. What was different about this is that the US First Lady’s office called the […]