Thanksgiving is my family’s favorite holiday. Is it one of yours too? There’s something so powerful about a holiday that everyone celebrates in America because it is part of American culture, not religion.  But you know what can really ruin a good holiday meal? Fat Talk. Hold the Fat Talk! 10 Tips for a Fat […]

No Fat Talk! 10 Tips for a Fat-Talk Free Thanksgiving 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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Do you participate in Compliment Shutdown? Lob: “I love your dress!” Shutdown: “Oh, it’s got a hole in the seam and it only cost 12 bucks.  It’s really a piece of garbage.” Lob: “Your hair looks great!” Shutdown: “Gosh I haven’t washed it in days.  It’s such a mess I don’t know what to do […]

Compliment Shutdown: Why Can’t a Woman Take a Compliment? 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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As a father to a 20-month-old girl, this just may be the most important book I’ve read since becoming a parent. Do something special for the girls in your life and read this book. — Chris Singer, Book Dads, reviewing Good Girls Don’t Get Fat: How Weight Obsession is Messing Up Our Girls & How […]

A Dad’s Perspective: Most Recent Review For Good Girls Don’t Get Fat 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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Hold the Fat Talk! 10 Tips for a Fat (Talk) Free Holiday Dinner A collaborative body image article by Dr. Robyn Silverman & Dr. Lynne Kenney With Thanksgiving and many of the major holidays right around the corner, expectations run high. The grand dinner, the family gathering and…who’s done what since the last get together.  […]

Please Hold the Fat Talk! 10 Tips for a Fabulous Fat (Talk) Free Holiday Dinner 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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What’s going on with girls and body image? A fifth of teen girls in Britain admit that they “can’t bare to look at themselves in the mirror” according to a new survey of 1000 girls between the ages of 12 and 18 years.  Two-thirds want to lose weight and 63% feel that they are under […]

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When I was little, my Mom already knew it. I was sensitive. Not exactly the best characteristic for a gal who liked to speak her mind. She would tell me “You can’t please all the people all the time.” I know. But I sure tried.
As an adult I take my Mom’s […]

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A powerful video for a powerful cause: The health, wellbeing, high self worth, and positive body image of our girls and…us as valuable women of this world.  We have achieved so much to push ourselves down, criticize ourselves and whisper in our own ears in the quiet of our minds that we are not enough, […]

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