Unpacking Weight Stigma: Overview

In this section you will learn about:

  • The meanings of the terms weight bias, weight prejudice, weight stigma, stigmatisation, weight discrimination and weight oppression
  • The drivers of the above phenomenon: misinformation, moral reasoning and motivated reasoning

How to complete this section:

  • Watch/listen to/read the presentation
  • Read the summary text
  • Share an account of weight bias or stigma and suggest a non-stigmatising alternative

Complete and Continue