Hannah is the Engagement Coordinator at Crisis Text Line, working to bring free, 24/7 support to those in crisis around the country. See more of her writings on the Crisis Text Line blog, the Cool Calm.
We’ve all heard the nightmare stories: students being pushed into lockers, fights in the hallways. Online smear campaigns that wear down the victim’s self-esteem. We might even have experienced these sorts of things, or watched our child go through it.