We Know You Care
We know you're seeing it
66% of young people feel negative or very negative about their body image most of the time*
You're seeing more and more young people experiencing struggles with body image and eating problems
You hear a lot of negative self-talk but you don't know how to challenge it
Conversations about body image make you feel uncertain and you are scared about getting things wrong
You want to be able to step in and offer real support before things get worse
You're looking for strategies to create a body positive environment but have no idea where to start
We get it
All of the strategies in this CPD accredited workshop are evidence based and proven to work.
What You'll Learn
What is Body Positivity?
Language and why this matters
Disordered eating and eating disorders, how to step in for prevention
Signs and symptoms
Risk factors including supporting LGBTQ+ young people
Where to get help
How to create a body neutral environment
Teaching critical thinking - ways to challenge media use
Practical strategies you can use in the home OR in the workplace
You will be invited to think about your own relationship to the body including the impact of diet culture, lookism, fatphobia and the links to mental health
This is a CPD accredited course which includes a resource pack filled with additional resources, recommendations and ideas to help your work
You will also receive an additional strategy video to help with implementation.
You also gain exclusive access to the course developer, accredited counsellor Ange McMillan to help you implement any strategies. There is ongoing post-session support.
This course meets the Department of Education standards for CPD training and also meets the Welsh Government new curriculum guidance.
Created and delivered by expert Body Image researcher and host of BodyCons podcast Lottie Storey this CPD accredited course for adults working with young people is designed to help you increase the self-esteem and confidence of the young people you work with.
*‘Changing the perfect picture: an inquiry into body image’ (a report published by the Women and Equalities Committee in April 2021),