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Healthy Body Image for Children and Young People Advisory Group minutes: February 2020

Published: 24 Feb 2020
Date of meeting: 6 Feb 2020
Location: St Andrews House, 2 Regent Road, Edinburgh EH1 3DG

Minutes from the seventh meeting of the Advisory Group on 6 February 2020.

Published:
24 Feb 2020
Healthy Body Image for Children and Young People Advisory Group minutes: February 2020

Attendees and apologies

Attendees:

Julie Cameron (Co-Chair) 
Katie Reid (Co-Chair) 
Rachel Thomson 
Petya Eckler 
Fiona Duffy 
Helen Sharpe 
Frances Duffy
Simita Kumar
Fariha Thomas

Apologies:

Simita Kumar
Leanne Ferries
Carolyn McKay
Helen Forrest

Secretariat and policy officials from the Scottish Government were also present.

 

Items and actions

10:00 – Welcome and clearance of minutes 

The Chairs welcomed members to the last meeting of the advisory group.

Minutes were cleared with no amendments. 

10:10 – Proposed approach within sections

Group discussed how to manage language and imagery in the final report. 

Actions: 

  • members to send secretariat a short blurb about themselves and their perspectives on body image

13:35 – Section headings and content

Group discussed what to include in the final report.

Actions: 

  • Petya to look over advertising section
  • Katie and Julie to look at recommendations for regulation and advice

11:00 – Break 

11:10 – Finalising recommendations

Group finalised their recommendations.

Actions: 

  • Fariha to write about resilience
  • Frances to check over system wide recommendations
  • Fariha to look into National Youth Work Strategy

12:00 – Best images to use

Group discussed which images to use from illustrator at the sixth meeting.

Actions: 

  • Julie to send out cartoon images for group to decide

12:30 – Format of final output

Group discussed different options for final outputs. 

Actions: 

  • Julie to share animator costings with SG officials

13:00 – Close