ROANOKE, Va. -

October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month.

If you watch the news on a regular basis, you know what a huge problem bullying is in schools across the country.

Tom Ramsey is a self-defense instructor who also teaches a Bully Boot Camp in Salem.

His camp teaches kids non-confrontational methods to stop bullies, and prevent situations from getting out of hand.

Bully Boot Camp costs $30.00 per child for a 90- minute class.  It's designed for children ages 6 through 12.