Section 2: Body image


  1. Understand how objectification of the body relates to suffering.

  2. Identify ways in which patients and health professionals can help the patient reclaim the body's wholeness.

  3. Understand how objectification of the body relates to suffering.

  4. Identify ways in which patients and health professionals can help the patient reclaim the body's wholeness.

  5. Reflect on the difference between subjective and objective approaches to sexuality.

  6. Name social and cultural barriers to achieving and maintaining weight loss.

  7. Learn how to initiate a discussion about obesity.

  8. Confront negative and pathological reactions to obesity.