Self-concept in overweight adolescents

Article English OPEN
Sandra Vuk Pisk ; Mate Mihanovic ; Ante Silic ; Anamarija Bogovic ; Vesna Vidovic (2012)
  • Publisher: AOSIS
  • Journal: South African Journal of Psychiatry (issn: 1608-9685, eissn: 2078-6786)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4102/sajpsychiatry.v18i1.275
  • Subject: female adolescents | self-concept | bodyweight | OSIQ | Mental healing | RZ400-408 | Psychiatry | RC435-571

Background and objective. Adolescence is considered a critical stage of life, and one during which body image and self-concept are of particular importance for peer acceptance and approval. Body weight may impact on satisfaction or dissatisfaction in adolescent girls’ s... View more
Share - Bookmark