Anorexia - Kirsty's story | Primary PSHE - When I Worry About Things
Suitable for teaching 8 to 13s. A powerful animated film based on the first-person testimony of a young girl who developed anorexia as a response to social anxiety.
WARNING: Contains some scenes which some viewers may find upsetting.
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A powerful animated film relating the story of Kirsty, a girl who developed anorexia as a response to social anxiety and who became so thin she was hospitalised before seeking help.
Kirsty explains how shyness made her worry that people were talking about her and judging her, and led her to avoid eating in public. She explains how classmate