Clinical Psychologist David Coleman's article for the Irish Independent, has been picked up by the Today Show in the U.S.
A playground bully shoves your kid. Should they shove back?
In an opinion piece for The Irish Independent, David Coleman says yes, kids should fight back. Instead of ignoring or walking away from physical aggression, Coleman says children actually benefit from striking back.
"Children feel better if they stand up for themselves and are less likely to be targets the next time," Coleman told TODAY Parents.