Episode 5, Season 2: Toxic Masculinity and body image, with Stevie Blaine aka Bopo Boy

This week’s episode revisits the idea of toxic masculinity and the effect it can have on body image, as we chat to body positive activist, campaigner and influencer Stevie Blaine aka Bopo Boy. It’s a great episode to listen to if you’re a parent to boys, or if you’re looking for ways to get teenagers to engage with the subject …

Confidence is a Trick, with Jada Sezer – Transcribed Episode

Welcome to Body Cons! A collection of conversations about bodies. I’m Molly Forbes – broadcaster, campaigner and body image influencer. And I’m Lottie Storey, writer, trainee counsellor, and psychology geek. Intro Molly: Welcome to episode three of season two. We are romping our way through the season! This week’s episode is all about confidence and the link between self-esteem, mental …

Episode 2, Season 2: Body Image and Boys, with Dan Richards & Ben Whit from Naked Beach

How can we raise body confident boys? What’s masculinity look like anyway? And why is there still so much stigma around guys talking about their feelings? We discuss all this and more in the latest episode of Body Cons. This week’s guests are models and body confidence advocates Ben Whit and Dan Richards, who also starred as two of the …

Body Love Event Live Bonus Episode

To celebrate the end of Mental Health Awareness Week, on Saturday 18th May we hosted a very special day of workshops, talks, a live podcast and a nude photoshoot experience for mums in our very first Body Cons “Body Love” event. It was an empowering, inspiring and uplifting day, with tears, laughter and some beautiful images captured by the incredible …

Episode 10: Fatphobia – A Mental Health Awareness Week Special, with Hayley McLean

Happy Mental Health Awareness Week! We’ve got a really special episode for you this week as not only is it MHAW 2019, which focuses on body image this year, but it’s also the final episode in the first season of Body Cons. This week we’re looking at the term “Fatphobia” and learning what it means both for ourselves as individuals …

Episode 9: But what if I don’t love my body? With Laura Phelan and Abby Russell

What if you want to feel good about your body but you’re just not there yet? Is self-love just another thing to fail at? If we’ve tried liking ourselves as we are, is the only other option to change our body? In this episode we explore the idea of body confidence and how we can achieve peace with our body …