We Are The Real Deal (WATRD), a program of Mental Fitness, Inc., is an educational blog universe instructing today’s youths on body image, healthy coping, nutrition and self-esteem via empowering content authored by professionals from arts, wellness, nutrition, yoga and psychology fields. The site’s roster of more than 40 contributors features prominent voices including body image bloggers, psychologists, therapists, poets, dancers, musicians, artists, yogis, martial artists and chefs, all converging on the site to voice unique perspectives in teaching old and young to embrace self-acceptance. Contributors from the eating disorder non-profit community include NEDA, BEDA, ANAD and others. WATRD’s mission is to empower individuals by creating a “safe” space to learn about healthy body image, finding our voice through creative expression, and promote media literacy.
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Created in 2007 for those in recovery, this resource offers meditation, mindfulness and arts based strategies.