Our Kids are Watching and Listening – WSAW 2016

Ashley Solomon, PSYD, CEDS

by Ashley Solomon, PsyD Parents, we’ve all had those moments, right? (I sure hope I’m not alone here). The ones when your three-year-old repeats the nasty thing you just said about your neighbor to her face the next time she’s out in her yard… Or when your two-year-old starts yelling “damnit!” on the airplane for […]

From College Girl to College Girl: What’s the Deal with Weight Stigma?

BEDA promotes cultural acceptance of, and respect for, the natural diversity of sizes, as well as promoting a goal of improved health, which may or may not include weight change.  The views expressed by our featured bloggers are their own. Scenario 1: Amber goes to the gym to run on the treadmill, she is overweight […]

Fight Weight Stigma by Promoting Positive Body Image for Children

BEDA promotes cultural acceptance of, and respect for, the natural diversity of sizes, as well as promoting a goal of improved health, which may or may not include weight change.  The views expressed by our featured bloggers are their own. Delicious nutrition and fun fitness are great goals because they give us energy to do […]