Almost 4% of Australians are experiencing some time of body disorder or problem with the body image.
For young people body dissatisfaction is their biggest concern (Mission Australia, 2011).
So what is body image? Body image is the perception that a person has of their physical self and the thoughts and feelings that result from that perception.
The Butterfly Foundation
The Butterfly Foundation offers a heap of services and programs that provide support, treatment, prevention, early intervention, education and training for people with eating disorders.
Call 1800 33 4673 from 8am to 12am AEST, 7 days a week (except national public holidays).