Amy Jones Anichini is a speaker, author, and advocate for the bullied, the food-allergic, and the underdog. She is a highly analytical person who delights in solving the puzzles life throws her way and then sharing what she learned with others. She co-authored Baffle That Bully! with her 10-year-old daughter to teach other families their empowering 3 step strategy for managing encounters with bullies and founded BaffleThatBully.com as a resource for families struggling with bullying. Amy is a strategic partner with several non-profits including For Love Is All, Interactions for Peace, and Power2Gether which empower youth and teens to be their best selves and impact their world in a positive way.
Send your child back to school feeling confident, capable, and loved with these words of advice.
As much as we would like to prevent people from being hurtful to one another, the truth is that we can't control what people choose to say or do. However, we can play a role in ending the cycle of negativity and steering communication in a positive direction.