Overcoming Common Misconceptions about Body Image Work with Clients
Define Body Image
Body Positive, Body Neutral, Body Dysmorphia--what exactly is Body Image?
How does the current setup of society play a role in Body Image and the Body Positivity Movement? How do the patriarchy and racism fit into this picture?
Combatting Common Misconceptions
Where is the truth?
How can the practitioner help the client cope with comments from (un)helpful friends and strangers?
Use case studies to help develop an in-depth understanding of these concepts
Where to find more information to further your counseling abilities.
Kourtney Johnson, RD, LD