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GOSFORD, NSW - 5th May 2020, Body Esteem Educator Training

Tuesday, 5th May - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Lerida House, Narara NSW See map

Attend Price: $170.00 Free

This session is generously funded for Central Coast practitioners by the Central Coast Community Council

Evidence based & prevention focused; addressing risk & protective factors underpinning the development of negative body image, disordered eating and eating disorders. A great mix of contextual information, experiential learning and professional discussion.

Suitable for teachers, youth workers & community professionals working with young people of all genders aged 8 to 18.

You will explore:

  • The spectrum of behaviours from healthy, unhealthy to disordered
  • Latest statistics on body image in males and females
  • Evidence based approaches to prevention
  • The importance of healthy body-esteem and knowledge of modifiable risk and protective factors.
  • How to foster a body positive environment through education, awareness and policy.
  • A selection of activities and resources to support body esteem.
  • Early Intervention - what to do if you suspect a young person is at risk.