Children who are picky eaters may not simply be trying to test their parents’ patience. In many cases, children who become emotionally upset when encouraged to interact with non-preferred foods can get help to overcome their resistance.
The TR-eat® Model (Transdisciplinary Effective Assessment and Treatment) includes behavior strategies that are combined with skill building, facilitation, sensory desensitization, and oral motor intervention, and it’s now available through Easterseals of Northeast Central Florida.
Parents can determine whether their child may benefit from TR-eat® Model with this self-assessment:
Contact Dorothy Lefford today at 386-944-7856 orfor more information on this evidence-based model that’s been found to have consistently positive results for selective eaters.