Puberty and its impact
Students learn that growth and change is a normal part of growing up, that certain physical and emotional changes take place and how to cope with these changes in order to lead confident and successful lives. Any teaching resources available for this area of study will appear below.
Teenage pressures - acne
Dr Mark Hamilton and TV personalities including Natalie Casey and Darren Campbell MBE discuss their experiences of spots and acne.
Teenage pressures - body image and weight
Dr Mark Hamilton and other TV personalities including Danny Dyer and Michelle McManus explore issues around body image including the increasing prevalence of childhood obesity.
Teenage pressures - media and body image
TV personalities including Natalie Casey, Michelle McManus and Will Mellor give an insight into how images of celebrities are manipulated and controlled.
Teenage pressures - media and the body beautiful
Celebrities including Danny Dyer, Will Mellor and Michelle McManus explore the increasing and unrealistic pressure on young people to conform and achieve the perceived perfect body.