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Charlotte Markey Ph.D.


Charlotte Markey, Ph.D., is a professor of psychology and director of the health sciences center at Rutgers University, where she teaches courses on The Psychology of Eating to hundreds of students. She has been doing research examining eating behaviors and body image for 25 years. Her latest book is Being You: The Body Image Book for Boys (2022), which is the companion book to The Body Image Book for Girls: Love Yourself and Grow Up Fearless (2020; these books are for tweens, teens, and those who care for them). Her other books include Body Positive (2018) and Smart People Don’t Diet (2014).

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