There are countless ways you can join Operation Parent in helping preteens and teens make better choices for the future. Check out the activities we’ve got on the horizon, and learn more about how you can get involved.
Participants will receive an overview of the concepts of body image, eating disorders, and self-esteem. Current trends and misconceptions in body image, eating disorders, and self-esteem among tweens and teens will be discussed. The role of media, social media, and family in the development of healthy vs. unhealthy body beliefs and behaviors will be explored. Parents will learn about their role in the prevention of problems in these areas and when to seek additional information and help.
Our presenter is Dr. Amy Greenamyer, a Licensed Psychologist and Practice Owner of Compass Counseling. Dr. Greenamyer specializes in women’s issues, pregnancy & postpartum adjustments, and psychological and educational evaluations.