Promoting a Healthy Body Image

Date: 
September 27, 2016 - 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Location: 
Student Union 263

Approximately 91% of women are unhappy with their bodies and strive to achieve an ideal body type that is only apparent in 5% of women naturally. This results in a growing concern as individuals of all gender identities adopt a negative body image leading to a number of other concerns. This program will examine and promote discussion related to the role of media in in the creation of negative body image, including viewing of relevant videos, as well as provide the audience with solutions and resources to promote a healthy body image.