It’s because of intense and unrealistic expectations of what you “should” look like, amounting in anxiety and pressure that can leave people vulnerable to engaging in disordered eating and exercise behaviours in an attempt to change their bodies.
In partnership with Instagram, Butterfly is proud to launch #BodyPride – a campaign dedicated to supporting the LGBTQIA+ community to address and challenge these negative conversations around body ideals and appearance that can spike in the lead up to and during events like Mardi Gras.
Our #BodyPride Survey collected the insights of over 1000 LGBTQIA+ individuals. The results revealed…
We also know that:
Butterfly’s Helpline counsellors are trained in LGBTQIA+ safety and are here to support you, your loved ones and allies.
Contact our helpline Visit the #BodyPride Resource Hub