How Social Media can inform the way children view Body Image

Psychology researcher Dr. Ciara Mahon chats about how the content children consume on social media affects their understanding of body image and how parents can help them process their feelings. 

Top Tip: Encourage your child to be kind to themselves and talk about what they love about their appearance rather than using filters or editing tools to change it. Be aware that likes, comments and sharing can influence how your child chooses to present themselves online also.

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