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Children who are socially withdrawn, shy, and appear to
lack self-esteem are more likely than other children to be targets for
bullying. Children who appear confident and strong are
better able to discourage children from harassing them.
and other important adults in a child's life can use these suggestions to help
boost a child's self-esteem:
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ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerSusan C. Kim, MD - PediatricsSpecialist Medical ReviewerFrederick P. Rivara, MD, MPH - Pediatrics
Current as ofNovember 14, 2014
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & Frederick P. Rivara, MD, MPH - Pediatrics
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