Tag Archives: mealtime behavior

Why I am OK making my kids cry.

Disclaimer: The following post does not apply to children who have medical or sensory issues which impact on feeding, necessarily. Although my stance – that a certain level of discomfort or upset is OK – is the same regardless of … Continue reading

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So many steps!

When the average person gets hungry, they eat. Sometimes, they even think about a delicious food, their mouth starts to water, they get excited about obtaining said food, and they look forward to their snack or meal. This is why … Continue reading

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(The parents of) Picky Eaters are People Too

In my humble opinion, feeding difficulties can be placed along a spectrum of severity that ranges from ‘typical kid who is uncooperative occasionally’ to ‘child with severe, persistent, maladaptive behaviors, usually in conjunction with a history of medical and or … Continue reading

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Cue the Experts!

I do a lot of repeat topics. Sorry about that. There are just some points that are worth repeating. Today, a poster on Facebook reminded me of the overabundance of opinion (and some fact) that a person can find when … Continue reading

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The ABC’s of Behavior

There are many mixed emotions about behavior intervention with children. In the feeding world, ABA (applied behavior analysis) is code for torture in some circles. Although I believe in the effectiveness of ABA therapy for maladaptive feeding behaviors, this post … Continue reading

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