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Tri Delta - Fat Talk Free Week
We have over 8 million women in this country with a full blown eating disorder but millions more are struggling with undiagnosed eating issues and obsession about weight. Who knows better about the pressures of body image than a sorority sister - that's why the girls at Delta Delta Delta created a powerful piece to help other women and girls understand they aren't alone and to begin questioning the insanity. Why is that we worry more about our calories than the content of our character?? Calling all college girls - this video would be great to show in classes or at your next dorm gathering. Watch and discuss. Then take action!
eGuider: Jess Weiner
Author & Self-Esteem Expert
Jess Weiner is this generation's Go-to Girl for self-esteem! Whether she is hosting a seminar for mothers and daughters on today's pressure to be beautiful, writing her monthly body image column for Seventeen magazine, or working with celebrities such as Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, and Jennifer Lopez to spread the message of self-esteem, Jess is motivating the women and girls of America to develop self-confidence, self-knowledge, and self-acceptance! Jess also reaches audiences worldwide through her books, speaking engagements, and media appearances. She has appeared on such shows as Oprah, The Tyra Banks Show, and CNN Showbiz Tonight. In addition to her advice column in Seventeen and her contributions to Dove's Digital Channel on MSN, she has authored two best-selling books: A Very Hungry Girl and Life Doesn't Begin 5 Pounds From Now; she was also recently named the Global Ambassador for the Dove Self-Esteem Fund. Jess has played a vital role in Dove's self-esteem workshops in both the US and Canada. Luckily for women everywhere, Jess's message reaches millions of women and girls worldwide each and every month! However, out of all the accolades and accomplishments, Jess will tell you that she is most proud of her role as a daughter, a big sister, a best friend, and an authentic role model.