Troubled Girls and the Roots of Body Image Issues

Zion Educational Systems can help you find a faith based residential treatment center providing programs to help 866-471-8579 for more information. Body image issues in troubled girls is part of an identity crisis that reveals where some teens are getting their sense of self-worth from.  In this case, she is getting her identity from what she looks like, instead of who she is.  

What Are the Root Causes of Body Image Issues?

It is very difficult to pinpoint the root cause of an individual’s body image issues, but it is apparent that the cycle is complicated and includes influences from both media and

Parent’s Influence is Important to Consider

The influence parents and family members have on teen’s body image and disordered eating is important to consider. Parental over-concern with children being thin or encouragement to avoid being fat can influence teenage girls to become constant dieters and use unhealthy weight control methods. At Zion Educational Systems, we understand these sensitive body image issues. We help troubled girls learn to love themselves, boosting their self-confidence and helping them have a desire to take control of their own lives.  Please call 1-866-471-8579 to speak to our Family Advisors. 

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