NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
ERIC Number: EJ651394
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1080-7543
Adolescence and Body Image.
Weinshenker, Naomi
School Nurse News, v19 n3 p12-16 May 2002
Discusses body image among adolescents, explaining that today's adolescents are more prone to body image distortions and dissatisfaction than ever and examining the historical context; how self-image develops; normative discontent; body image distortions; body dysmorphic disorder (BDD); vulnerability of boys (muscle dysmorphia); who is at risk; treatments for eating disorders, BDD, and muscle dysmorphia; and what schools can do. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A