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I Am A Survivor Of Workplace Bullying

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 134 People

    Workplace Bullying

    In my experience, WorkSafeBC provides little comfort when investigating Workplace Bullying claims. One of the investigator stated that, "If we can't control bullying in our workplace how do you think we can do anything about your wife's?" Needless to say I asked him to be removed...
    ali770 ali770 31-35 1 Response Jul 8, 2013

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    Under A Tyrannical Boss For Ten Years And Glad My Job Was Outsourced.

    Each morning I wake up the very first thought to pop into my head is Thank God, I no longer have to go to GB today. No more hateful boss. No more back stabbing peers - they were all nice people but management, managed their people by pitting everyone below them against each...
    Jan 11, 2013

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    I don't like some people in my workplace.

    But I keep on telling myself, I m here for money, nothing else is important. Then I can ignore the rest.
    Ssslm Ssslm 26-30, F 1 Response May 12

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    Sociopath

    Well since I created this group I may as well write just a little of what happened in my former workplace. Just warning never work for a charitable organisation, they will just chew you up and spit you out, they are often relying on that brand to excuse them of appalling...
    hhue hhue 26-30, F 9 Responses Jul 27, 2011

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    Jealousy Is Dangerous

    I have two colleagues who are very jealous of me. The have been after me for he past couple of months trying to figure out my vulnerabilities. Despite their efforts, I remain my friendly, happy self. So they were being friendly with me and I have been with them. Keep your...
    GuavaberryKisses GuavaberryKisses 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 4, 2012

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    For twenty years I had been supported

    and appreciated at work and received the highest evaluations. A new central administration then came in whose supervisors faulted my work at every turn, while praising and extolling the virtues of their new hires right off the street. Other long-term employees got similar...
    Fyrefox Fyrefox 56-60, M Mar 6

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    I Was "chest Butted" By My 72 Year Old Co-worker - Wtf?!

    SO HOW MANY PEOPLE CAN SAY THEY WERE "CHEST BUTTED" BY A 72 YR OLD GRANDMOTHER = I CAN! HAHA Quick backgound - started new job working for a fire and water restoration company - needed two people in office to handle work load. The Office Manager was a 72 year old lady...
    bout2break bout2break 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 26, 2011

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    Surviving The Aftermath

    I've work at a university in N.Y and have been a victim of a verbal and emotionally abusive boss. Typically, she controlled me to the point that I feared disappointing her. She prevented me from socializing with my co-workers and overtly barred me from participating In any...
    SurvivorsGuilt SurvivorsGuilt 46-50 2 Responses Aug 13, 2012

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    I like to bully people

    for fun. XD #shewantstheD
    SHAQUAREEE SHAQUAREEE 22-25 May 20

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    Really? What A Shock My Supervisor Doesn'T Care

    Her Consistent Answer... "I Don't Care" Bullying in the Workplace 
At work as a leader over the years, I worked hard to help the supervisors I lead learn how to show their staff that each is important and that we care as humans about their well being and growth first, and...
    Luvistheword Luvistheword 46-50, F May 8, 2013

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    19 Months Of Intense Bullying & She Finally Got Fired!

    I worked for a national organization in one of their 100+ branch offices for about a year and a half. My manager was an incompetent, immature, cruel and vindictive bully. No one was exempt from her unique form of overt harassment, but some got it worse than others, I was only in...
    LaneyAnderson LaneyAnderson 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 18, 2013

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    Federal Dinosaurs Make Work He77....

    I worked at OPM for 6 yrs, I felt so blessed to get that job. Unfortunately there were 2 women there who thought it was their agency and they made my life a living he'll. They had been there since before the buildings dirt had been broken to start building and if they didn't like...
    LadyHawke68 LadyHawke68 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 28, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I find it absolutely disgusting to say the least! I find bullying in kids utterly cruel and despicable, bullying in teenagers completely unacceptable, but when you get to a full...
    EternalOptomist31 EternalOptomist31 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    Was made fun of by the ******* in my office today. How can I not be depressed? Apart from people difficult to work with in my own team, I have been tolerating gossip targeting me...
    Ssslm Ssslm 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    My family bullied me all my life. My mother is a former bully. She started bullying me as i was 9. She bullied me till i was adult. Then as my sister grew into teenage years she...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F Aug 11

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    I can only imagine what it must have been like for richard. Having to get up every day to go to high school with his pink barbie back pack with an its ok to be gayy sticker on it...
    BetterThanYouAtEverything BetterThanYouAtEverything 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    I can only imagine what it must have been like for richard. Having to get up every day to go to high school with his pink barbie back pack with an its ok to be gayy sticker on it...
    BetterThanYouAtEverything BetterThanYouAtEverything 41-45, F Aug 1

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    Im going to do a series on what it is like to work in the real world aka the private sector. We will start by discussing how your behaviour is handled. The company I work for is...
    UltimateDemiGoddessSam UltimateDemiGoddessSam 31-35, F Aug 8

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    Survivor means I lived to tell the story. I will tell the story even though the ones who hurt me made me sure that no-one would ever believe me. I will tell the story even though...
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    This are different types of bullying. I was bullied by other kids before I even started school. Mostly after I started school. I never knew why. I assumed they just "saw" something...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 2 Responses Aug 2

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    I have hated bullying my whole life. When I was 6, my inspirations told me what bullying can do to people. Unfortunately, some impulsive people in our world want power, and they're...
    Aram8361 Aram8361 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 21

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    Bullying is a cowardly act committed only by weak individuals with insecurity issues. My heart goes out to anyone who has experienced bullying. It is not character building. It's...
    OceanicXs OceanicXs 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 27

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    As a teenager i experienced ALOT of bullying and it still affects me today i just couldnt understand and had no idea how to make people like me. Now im a mother and i want to...
    thebestjess thebestjess 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    I am going to share with you how I got bullied in elementary school and how I view it as a Christian. I was SEVERELY tormented or bullied by the devil/satan through other kids. Now...
    sleepinheavenlypeace sleepinheavenlypeace 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 29

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    🚫NO BULLYING ALLOWED🚫 🙇If your being bullied please tell an adult that you can trust or a friend🙇 👊I want to put an end on bullying👊 🔪we cannot loose...
    francescaastorga francescaastorga 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 29

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    Lately it seems like all you hear is bullying this bullying that and we cant seem to figure out why it keeps happening well i have a theory.... First off im not insensitive i was...
    HowLongWillWeBeWaiting HowLongWillWeBeWaiting 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 30

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    I definitely don't like bullying. I was bullied the first three years of high-school. The worst was junior year. A whole group of friends that I had turned on me because I stood up...
    Samaccino Samaccino 16-17, F Jul 20

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    Why? Why does this exist? Human nature? Jealousy? Society standards? Yes, yes, and yes. Humans are bullied on a daily basis. Some take it harder then others, or some get abused...
    ForeverSmiling ForeverSmiling 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 24

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    Bullying goes way beyond highschool., try jobs, business worlds, i think the bullying gets worse as we age and people feel more threatened etc. Its a crazy world. Wish i could stop...
    Janeysunshine Janeysunshine 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    I was bullied in elementary and middle school. I was made fun of for numerous reasons. I can't stand bullying- when I see it I immediately come at their defense. Bullying is...
    PrincessAbigail89 PrincessAbigail89 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 24

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    I hate bullying. It's not an idea that may benefit everybody. But we live in a world where not everything is perfect, and not everything might go ur way. In school, i was a kid who...
    Aram8361 Aram8361 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 31

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    I love survivor it's super cool and I would love to go on survivor but I'm Canadian :(
    ngoodfellow1799 ngoodfellow1799 13-15, M Jul 24

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    Right now i am sat on my bed, feeling empty and worthless. About a month ago i got a job as a waitress at our local pub in our village in England, cornwall. I was so excited to...
    RosieHarrietCronin RosieHarrietCronin 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    I was the happiest little kid in the world. Always smiling, and happy for no reason at all. It was like that until I got to the first year of middle school. People were so mean to...
    AmandaMg2 AmandaMg2 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    Why me? This was the question I often asked myself. I even asked others why they picked on me... I was just that I was me! That's all I can figure out. I assumed I was odd/weird...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Aug 2

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    In elementary school I was tall and skinny and people tried to be mean to me but I have a mouth on me. I made every single person who picked on me cry . I shoot to kill . I don't...
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    i'm sorry but that will never happen. Coz most people just makes me laugh everytime they bully me. I am really happy why? because they spent a lot of time bullying me. It makes me...
    yodatheching yodatheching 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    I wish she instead asked, " Are a Child Abuse Survivor". It is a Statement. How she made it a choice for all. I was never ABUSED as a Child. My Abuse began when I was 35.
    paradisequeen paradisequeen 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 24

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    I was a sophomore in college and he was a senior. Something about him being older made it feel so right…he was charming, mature, and the life of the party type of guy. Not to...
    EmmaCollins EmmaCollins 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 31

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    When I was 15 I was sent to a treatment center for teens. It was I Maine, a place called Ironwood I was there for many reasons. First I had been raped the year before. It was very...
    jujubee16 jujubee16 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    So I'm 13 and this guy I was with at the time was 18 I wasn't dating him just hanging out and I wasn't high or anything but we were chilling and he asked me a lot if times before...
    ryry009 ryry009 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 5

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    It has been a while since I have posted here. I've restarted the videos on Survivors of Child Abuse and Maladaptive daydreaming. My latest video is about flashbacks and tips on how...
    Ishtaria Ishtaria 41-45, F Aug 7

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    Every day Constant They called me names Turned against me All for a mistake I was small Lonely I was angry Mad at them all Lives I wish I'd take I bit her She bled It wasn't bad...
    Angekinz Angekinz 22-25, F Aug 9

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    School started today and I'm scared i'll get bullied this year again...
    Naginion Naginion 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When I was 6 years young I was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Medulloblastoma to be exact. A tumor that originates in the cerebellum (back of head). I went though radiation and...
    Greeneyes808 Greeneyes808 18-21, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    The first time I attempted suicide was at 10, my ***** doner turns out had like 5 other familys and women on the side, and beating me and my mom. I broke a Christmas ball ornament...
    UnstableSammi UnstableSammi 22-25, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    When my single mother couldn't make ends meet, I would pay for it in anguish. There was nothing scarier to me than the end of the month. I felt as though 'something wicked this way...
    cleartext cleartext 41-45, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I have been raped 3 times by different guys. One was my dad when I was 3, then the other two were ***** guys. I didn't even know them. They drugged me and had their way. Only 3...
    UnstableSammi UnstableSammi 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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