Join the Twitter Chat on Mental Health and Bullying

Event Date: 
May 20, 2020 - 02:00pm EDT

In honor of Mental Health Awareness month, invites you to join a Twitter Chat on Mental Health and Bullying, May 20, at 2:00 p.m. ET with partners the American Public Health Association, ACEs Connection, and the National Federation for Children's Mental Health. Bullying negatively affects the mental health of all those involved: kids who have bullied; kids who bully others; and kids who witness bullying. The Twitter Chat will explore:

  • The intersection between mental health and bullying;
  • How to recognize mental health issues;
  • How to recognize the effects of bullying;
  • How to help children and youth who have experienced bullying;
  • How to prevent bullying; and
  • Resources and treatment options for children’s mental health. has resources for parents and caregivers on cyberbullying and bullying. Learn about the importance of establishing rules for digital use and behavior; tips to help your children deal with “haters”; and videos you can watch with younger children to teach them about how to handle bullying. Use #MHBullying to join the chat.