ERIC Number: EJ484322
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Adolescent Development: Body Blues.
Yates, Alayne; Brodkin, Adele M.
Instructor, (Middle Years) v103 n6 p6-8,12 Feb 1994
When early adolescents equate body image with self-image, they risk eating and exercise disorders, with dangerous results. Interviews with two experts present information to help middle school teachers understand the problem and intervene with students whose preoccupation with appearance or prowess can, taken to the extreme, be fatal. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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Note: Supplement to Instructor v103 n6.