Bullying - Self Defense For Your Traverse City Child
At the Seung-ni Traverse City Studio we offer martial arts classes in Korean Karate for kids of all ages: Little Grasshoppers (18 month - 3 years); Little Ninjas (a ges 3-4); Little Dragons (ages 5-6); Child Korean Karate (ages 7-12); and Teen Korean Karate (ages 13-17).
Traverse City Bullying Is Everywhere
Bullying happens in Northern Michigan and specifically in Traverse City in almost all parts of a child's day to day life. Parents will tell stories about how their kids are getting bullied and picked on while riding the bus, in gym class, at recess, in the hallways, at Boy Scouts, at a neighbors and at summer camp. With the threat of bullies everywhere around Traverse City it is not surprising that parents are more and more concerned about giving the kids the skills and training they need to stand up to and protect themselves from bullying.
Traverse City Bullying Comes In Many Forms
Sometimes the bullying is only verbal and threats. Sometimes the bullying can be physical like pushing, punching and kicking. Bullying in Traverse City can even become virtual through mean attacks on social media platforms and texting. A child in Traverse City can become the victim of bullying for seemingly no reason. And, often times they are reluctant to go to their teachers, counselors or even parents for help because they may feel embarrassed or ashamed. So, parents need to always be on the look out for a child that all of a sudden gets depressed, does not want to go to school and becomes withdrawn.