Not Eating That! Supporting Picky Eaters.

Is Your Child a Picky Eater? Learn How to Make Mealtimes Easier!

Do mealtimes often feel like a battleground in your home?

Are you frustrated and worried because your child refuses to eat the food you’ve lovingly prepared?

You’re not alone.

Picky eating can turn even the simplest meal into a stressful event, leaving parents feeling helpless and concerned about their child’s nutrition and growth.
Join us for a practical workshop with Paediatric Occupational Therapist Michelle Newby, where you’ll gain insights into why your child might be struggling with picky eating and learn how to create successful mealtimes. Understand some of the the root causes of picky eating and discover effective strategies to support your child.

Workshop Highlights:

  • Understanding and Addressing Picky Eating: Learn the developmental sequence of eating, the impact of stress on appetite, and identify red flags that may require professional intervention.
  • Creating Successful Family Meals: Gain practical tips for setting up enjoyable mealtimes, including involving children in meal preparation, establishing routines, and using positive reinforcement.
  • Encouraging Positive Eating Behaviours: Discover strategies for balancing challenges, promoting playfulness, and managing meal and snack times to support your child’s eating journey.

Looking to help your child develop the skills & confidence they need to flourish?

Stepping Stones Occupational Therapy offers a wide range of occupational therapy services to assist you or your client! Booking or making a referral online is really quick & convenient.