(Note; My Today Show Health Report Interview on this topic included below) The internet blew up yesterday with applause for Jennifer Livingston, a TV anchor in Wisconsin, who spoke out about fat hatred and what I call, “body bullying” after receiving a derogatory email from a viewer about her weight. The viewer’s email read; “Obesity […]

TV Anchor, Jennifer Livingston, Called Fat: Fights Back Against Her Body Bully is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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This month we will focus on the character concept, “confidence.” Therefore, our power-chat discussions and activities will aim to help our students understand what it means to feel “sure” of themselves, their skills, and their worth, and how to demonstrate to the world that they are  confident in who they are. Confidence is a combination…

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Girl Scouting builds girls courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.  Sidekicks Family Martial Arts Centers is a strong supporter of Girl Scouts and has teamed up with the Fossil Valley Service Unit and Girl Scouts of West Central Florida to celebrate Girl Scout Week March 7th through the 12th. Sidekicks…

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I spoke with Maggie McKay of KFWB in Los Angeles today about my book, Good Girls Don’t Get Fat and how girls can be terrible body bullies to themselves and others.  We chatted about fat talk, the body bully within, assets, and what we can do to help our girls embrace their strengths rather than […]

Dr. Robyn’s Latest Radio Interview on Body Image and Body Bullies is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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