Sarah makes an appearance on SBS’ Insight

By Georgina Lavan Our very own Sarah McMahon, psychologist and director of BodyMatters, made an appearance on SBS’ Insight,...

October 27

Fat Talk

By Deborah Etienne-Ward   Friend 1: “Ugh, I hate my thighs”? Friend 2: “What’s wrong with your thighs?” Friend...

October 24

HIDING BEHIND HEALTHY

Exercise can be the Perfect Hiding Place for Eating Disorders and This Needs to Change The following blog was...

August 29

The body types of an Olympic athlete

By Georgina Lavan Source: Daily Mail With the Olympics upon us, it’s time to discuss body image. Photographer Howard...

August 17

What a stitch up!

By Georgina Lavan Over the weekend, I had the dreaded mission of going to the shops to find myself...

July 13

You’re so vain. You probably think this blog is about you, don’t you? Don’t you?

By Georgina Lavan Are you singing right now? Me too! Over the next couple of weeks, we will look...

June 27

‘BodyMatters’ and ‘The Yoga & Body Image Coalition’ are uniting!

By Emma Sheens What is the ‘Yoga & Body Image Coalition’? The ‘YBI Coalition’ is a group of yoga...

June 20

Feeling Good Fridays!

Reposted from Eating Disorders Blog with permission. Adapted from original article by Greta Gleissner. Feeling Good Fridays: because it is...

June 10

13 things that are sure to make you feel crap about your body…

By Sarah McMahon Compare yourself with others, and focus on their “good bits” Engage in “body checking” behaviour, such...

June 8

YOGA: A step towards eating disorder recovery & positive body image

Bu Lauren Hurst. Having a negative sense of body image and experiencing discomfort in our bodies affects many of...

April 26