We check them up to 150 times a day — but is it good for our wellbeing? Tech insiders have described how we’re “programmed” to never put our phones down.
Bullying is a behavioural problem that affects the lives of thousands of young adults and their families. The humiliation, fear, social isolation and loss of self esteem which young adults face when bullied can result in absenteeism from college, deteriorating work, personality changes, depression and even suicide.
FUSE is a brand-new anti-bullying and online safety programme, developed by the anti-bullying research and resource centre in Dublin City University, with the support of social media giant, Facebook.
Bullying isn’t just for kids in the playground, but what effect is the workplace bully having on our mental health? Aoife Loughnane investigates