Clayton’s story is one that is becoming increasingly familiar in our schools. Endless taunting, hazing, emotional and physical abuse are commonplace for many of our youth today. Sadly, for some, this leads to crippling anxiety, depression, and sometimes worse. It doesn’t have to be this way. Fortunately, Clayton’s story is one of victory over school violence. When years of bullying began taking a toll on him and he could no longer hide the hurt, he confided in his mother. As a single mother, there seemed to be few options, though. Private school was too costly and homeschooling too daunting. Then, his family learned about Epic.