Anti-Bullying: Self Esteem

In conversations about bullying, we often hear the term “self esteem”. Some people think it’s the bully who would behave differently if only they “had more self esteem”. Others think the target of bullying wouldn’t be targeted if only they “had more self esteem.”

This thinking is intuitively correct. And, it works in two ways:

  1. A person who has healthy self esteem doesn’t as easily or as…