Dr Louisa Hoey, an expert in body image, delivers a practical course on the best ideas when it comes to raising kids with a healthy body image. Simple and creative strategies that you will easily be able to start using today with children of any age.
What you’ll learn
How technology influences body-image
How to communicate effectively about body-image
Dr Louisa Hoey
BA (Hons) and DPsych (University of Melbourne)
Dr Louisa Hoey is a clinical and health psychologist who specialises in body image. She is a big believer in prevention and getting in early with young people, so coaching parents to help them raise body positive kids is one of her passions. Louisa loves to be creative and think outside the square; she takes the information she learns from research and loves to develop practical strategies that are tailored to individuals in an engaging and fun kind of way. Louisa is a parent herself to two pretty awesome girls and is determined that they grow to up to accept, love and value their bodies.
One of her favourite body image quotes is by Brene Brown: “I can encourage my daughter to love her body, but what really matters are the observations she makes about my relationship with my own body”