'body image' blog posts:
11 Oct 2013
Body image classes could reduce eating disorders
Research published in the British Journal of Psychiatry recommends teenagers receive classes in body image to reduce the prevalence of eating disorders.
9 Jul 2013
BBC Three's Don't Call Me Crazy: what did you think?
Today (Tuesday 9th July) at noon, YoungMinds will be hosting a chat on our Twitter account (@youngmindsuk) to discuss opinions on the BBC Three series Don't Call Me Crazy.
3 Jul 2013
vInspired champion announced as new YoungMinds ambassador
24-year-old Emma Norris is one of vInspired's new 'cause champions', promoting young people's need for healthy self-esteem - and at their celebratory event on Saturday, she'll also be announced as a new YoungMinds ambassador.
6 Jun 2013
Body Image - BBC Film
BBC Film explores the issue of body image
17 Apr 2013
Depression Awareness Week: Yvonne’s story
During Depression Awareness Week, guest blogger Yvonne Hope talks about her battle to overcome depression.
9 Apr 2013
Girlguiding supports 'No More Page 3' campaign
Girlguiding urges The Sun newspaper to stop printing topless pictures of women on Page 3.
20 Mar 2013
My Mad Fat Diary: A discussion with Channel 4
Channel 4 invited journalists, psychologists, politicians and mental health charities to discuss themes from their show 'My Mad Fat Diary'
4 Jul 2012
Girlguiding UK call for 'healthy role models' for girls
Our guest blogger reflects on Girlguiding UK's recent research into girls' body image and self-esteem
30 May 2012
Let's talk body image
The Parliamentary Inquiry into Body Image today published their report. YoungMinds provided evidence from the young people we work with to the inquiry
2 Jun 2011
YoungMinds in Schools: Eating disorders
A girl talks about her eating disorders.