Bystander to Upstander: Taking on Bullying Behavior
Empathy is a powerful force that can be used to motivate and change a community. This presentation covers the dynamics that allow bullying behavior to thrive and then engages the audience to help create different dynamics in which everyone feels respected. Come and join us to problem solve, dream, and learn to be a voice for change.
1. Illustrate the importance of bystander intervention. 2. Role-play how to respond effectively when someone is causing harm. 3. Develop a list of adults that can be used as support people when feeling unsafe or confused.
Zero Abuse Project is a 501(c)(3) organization that is committed to the elimination of child sexual abuse. Our programs are designed to provide training and education to professionals and students, and to help transform institutions to effectively prevent, recognize and respond to child sexual abuse.