BodyThink

About this resource

BodyThink is an Eating Disorder health promotion and prevention school-based workshop for children aged 11 to 14 years. The BodyThink materials include a booklet with facilitator instructions, activity cards, and a DVD that exposes media and filming trickery used to create beauty ideals. The materials are available to teachers and community professionals via attendance at a training workshop administered by The Butterfly Foundation and is supported by Doves Campaign for Real Beauty.

AuthorEating Disorders Association & Level Faberge Limited

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