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- By: Rebecca Viney, Dan Saunders, Howard Clark, Carl Gray
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I am sorry to hear you are having such a very distressing time at work; there is no doubt that bullying can undermine your confidence and self respect. It sounds as if this situation has been going on for some time and something today has triggered you to seek help. Well done—you have taken the first step in changing this untenable situation.
Firstly you need to get advice from the BMA. If you are a member, say that you need advice on whether the actions that are affecting you constitute bullying in employment terms. To get an outside view is helpful when the