Victims of Bullying and Morphine Addiction

Individuals who are subjected to bullying are at risk for turning to substance abuse to cope with emotions related to bullying and isolation. One study found that “youth involved in bullying were more likely than students not involved in bullying to use substances, with bully-victims reporting the greatest levels of substance use” (Addictive Behaviors April 2012). The National Education Association (NEA) found that “[b]ullying affects nearly one in three American schoolchildren in grades...