Answers to our readers questions regarding the unique pressures faced by child and teen actors.
By Editor Tracy Bobbitt| 2017-02-22T22:03:32+00:00 May 14th, 2010|Categories: THE BUZZ, The Counselors Corner|Tags: bulimia, CHILD ACTORS, Cindy Busto, Counselors Corner, eating disorders, Hollywood Mom Blog, Jody Frank, lying, purging, shoplifting, Superficial cutting, teen health issues, WCCCLA|0 Comments
Dear Jody & Cindy, Why are eating disorders so rampant in the entertainment industry? Does this only affect girls? Concerned Mom There are several reasons eating disorders are prevalent in the entertainment industry and while more common for girls, boys can also suffer from this disorder: Competition: The pressure to be “skinny enough,” “pretty enough”