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BODY CONFIDENT CHILDREN & TEENS WEBINAR

March 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

BODY CONFIDENT CHILDREN & TEENS WEBINAR

SUPPORTING BODY CONFIDENCE AND HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS WITH FOOD AND EXERCISE IN YOUNG PEOPLE

Wednesday 24th March 2021
7:00pm – 8:15pm (AWST)
Via Zoom (no recording, live event only)
Cost: Free
With so many confusing messages around weight and shape and many adults struggling with their own body image it can be difficult for parents to know how best to support their child as they move through adolescence.
This relaxed and informative seminar for carers of primary and secondary age children gives practical tips to help you better understand and promote positive body image in the home.
Delivered by the Butterfly Foundation for eating disorders and body image.
In this session you will cover:
☑️ Overview of body image and the importance of prevention
☑️ The spectrum of body and eating issues
☑️ Key influences on body image, including social media
☑️ The impact of diet culture and weight stigma
☑️ Busting common myths around eating disorders
☑️ Reducing appearance talk and how to respond when a child expresses negativity towards themselves/others
☑️ The power of role modelling positive body image and behaviours
☑️ Understanding warning signs and the importance of early intervention.

Details

Date:
March 24
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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