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Feeding Therapy Advice for Happy Eating

12th Jan 2022

We asked several feeding therapists:  If there was one piece of advice that you'd like to share with families who are in pediatric feeding therapy, what would it be?  Below are their thou … read more

Feeding Problems - When It's Psychological

Posted by Debra C. Lowsky, MS, CCC-SLP on 28th Mar 2017

Question:  I've read your Food Refusal article, that feeding problems are usually related to oral motor or sensory problems.  But can it be psychological?  I’ve searched the int … read more

Feeding Therapy - Moving Beyond Food Prep

Posted by Debra C. Lowsky, MS, CCC-SLP on 24th Mar 2017

Question: I am working with a 7 year old girl in feeding therapy who is refusing to open her lips and just purses. She has been involved heavily in food preparation which she enjoys doing and s … read more