Body Image Resources

These are some resources for parents who want to help their daughters develop a healthy outlook on their bodies. Clicking on the books will take you to their ordering pages on Amazon.com.

Resources for Parents of Elementary School Girls

101 Ways to Help Your Daughter Love Her Body
by Brenda Richardson and Elane Rehr
Shapesville
by Andy Mills and Becky Osborn. (For children)

Resources for Parents of Middle School Girls

101 Ways to Help Your Daughter Love Her Body
by Brenda Richardson and Elane Rehr
When Girls Feel Fat: Helping Girls Through Adolescence
by Sandra Susan Friedman
Your Dieting Daughter…Is She Starving For Attention?
by Carolyn Costin

Resources for Parents of High School Girls

101 Ways to Help Your Daughter Love Her Body
by Brenda Richardson and Elane Rehr
When Girls Feel Fat: Helping Girls Through Adolescence
by Sandra Susan Friedman
Am I Fat?: Helping Young Children Accept Differences in Body Size: Suggestions for Teachers, Parents and Other Care Providers
by Joanne Ikeda and Priscilla Naworski
Your Dieting Daughter…Is She Starving For Attention?
by Carolyn Costin

 

 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: Nothing in what you find here should be construed as medical advice pertinent to any individual. As is true with all written materials, and especially information found on the internet, you must be the judge of what appears valid and useful for yourself. Please take up any questions you might have regarding the content of this web site with your psychotherapist or physician.