To help reduce the risk of your child being affected by cyberbullying, as the victim or the bully, be sure to talk to them about what cyberbullying is, how to recognize it, and how to stop it. To help you have this important talk, be sure to check out:
- Cyberbullying facts from stopbullying.gov
- CMCH’s webpage on Cyberbullying
- Parental controls – There are many programs designed to help prevent cyberbullying, such as ReThink and others. Explore your options, read reviews, and choose methods that work best for your family.