‘Deciding how to approach a weight or body image issues deserves careful attention when it involves young people. How you handle the topic can have serious and lifelong implications’ writes Patti Skelton-McGougan in a recent, online article on ParentMap.com.
Under Tip 7, Patti writes, ‘Body image and self image go hand-in-hand, particularly for adolescents, so be very careful how you approach this subject. For additional tips, see articles at YouthEastsideServices.org. If you are concerned your child may have an eating disorder, check out the Moore Center for Eating Disorders for common signs or Seattle Children’s”
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