Presentation on theme: "Body image WYSIWYG Or Is it?. “We don’t see things as they are, we see things as we are”. How does the quote: apply here? Can you name describe other."— Presentation transcript:
“We don’t see things as they are, we see things as we are”. How does the quote: apply here? Can you name describe other life situations where this quote might apply?
FACTS/PERCEPTIONS/ACTIONS TAKEN Retrieved from Purdue Extension consumer and Family Sciences, Purdue University @ http://www.extension.purdue.edu/extmedia/CFS/CFS-737-W.pdf
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