Training for Healthcare Professionals

How to Assess and Improve Body Image in Your Clients

Description: This webinar will review conceptualizations of body image and their assessments, as well as mental health concerns associated with negative body image. The presenter will focus on sociocultural factors contributing to body image, including risk and protective factors, with the intent to broaden this review to diverse samples. Recommendations and guidance for interventions and strategies to improve clients’ body image will be presented.

Webinar Details

Audience: Primary care and behavioral health providers serving children, adolescents, and young adults
Duration: 1 hour
Cost: Free
Credit: 1 CE Credit or Certificate of Attendance

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the various ways to think about and assess body image.
  • Explain factors contributing to body image concerns.
  • Showcase some approaches to improving body image.


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Anna Bardone-Cone Headshot
Anna Bardone-Cone, PhD, FAED
Professor, University of North Carolina’s Department of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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