Dr Charlotte Markey is Professor of Psychology at Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA. She is a world-leading expert in body image research, having studied body image, eating behaviour and weight management for over 25 years. Her research has gained widespread media attention, having been featured in publications such as The New York Times, The Economist, ABC News and Time Magazine, and she is a regular commentator on radio and TV in the USA. Along with many articles and academic papers and books, she is the author of Smart People Don’t Diet (Da Capo Press, 2014).
While the issue affects boys too, many young girls unfortunately grow up with complicated body image issues. Dr Charlotte Markey offers 4 ways parents can encourage a healthy body image in their daughters.
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