Family Matters: How to build a positive body image in children

According to Talya Ressel, a Family Therapist and Clinical Social Worker, we live in a society that is obsessed with the way we look.

Body image is how people view themselves and how they feel about themselves. She says body image could be linked to self-esteem.

She says parents play a bigger role in creating a positive body image in their children.

Body image and self-esteem is a learned behaviour. No one is born with a positive body image, it gets created.

Talya Ressel, a Family Therapist and Clinical Social Worker

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