This month in the Functional Skills for Kids series, we talked all about self-feeding. Most parents have questions at one time or another when it comes to feeding their child. From concerns about when to start solid foods to questioning whether their child is developmentally able to self-feed, there are many frequently asked questions. Read on to find guidelines for self-feeding, ways to address picky eating, and the “why” behind why your child won’t eat.
Mealtime Concerns for Parents of Small Children
Fine Motor Skills For Mealtimes | Therapy Fun Zone
Postural Control, Gross Motor Development and Mealtime |Your Therapy Source
4 Ways to Modify Meal Times for Fussy Eaters | Your Kids OT
Mealtime Skills, Rituals & Play – Nurturing a Love for Food | Kids Play Space
15 Tips for Picky Eaters | The Inspired Treehouse
Visual Perceptual Skills Needed for Independent Feeding | Growing Hands-On Kids
This post is part of the Functional Skills for Kids series by 10 Occupational Therapist and Physical Therapist bloggers. You can find all of the topics and ultimate guides to functional skills here.