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11 Warning Signs Your Child Is Being Bullied

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Teen girl getting laughed at by friends

Sudden Loss of Friends


Chances are you know your child's pals — the kids he hangs around with after school, works on homework and school projects with, and who call every night. Take note if your child suddenly stops talking to her closest friends and begins to avoid social situations. It can be a red flag that her friends have formed a clique and excluded her, or that she's become a target.

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