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As someone who was bullied throughout their entire school career, starting in kindergarten, I agree. A lot of my issues stem from my bullying, mostly high school as it is most recent. I'm just now learning to be comfortable with myself and the skin I'm in. I know I'm not ugly or whatever else I tend to call myself, but a lot of times I don't see myself that way. I've come a long way from my teen years, of course. i'll be 21 in three months. But I graduated at 16 so I consider 17 my "first adult year" as I was in college and doing "adult things" for the most part. But, bullying is more than people think it is because a lot of times it can cause people to self harm or commit suicide of course. People don't get that deep rooted issues can develop, honestly though I've had anxiety and depression this entire time but of course my parents more or less saw it as "teenage angst/puberty,etc". My father claimed you can't really diagnose a child with much of anything like ADHD for example because kids are expected to well, be kids. 

 

 

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