Feeding disorders occur when mealtime behaviors (or lack thereof) interfere with an intake of proper nutrition and/or hydration. Below are links that of topics that pertain to feeding disorders.
Below are links to topics that include how to feed your child if issues exist, as well as feeding guidelines for proper nutrition.
Different disciplines (speech pathology, occupational therapy, and behavioral psychology) each have a distinct set of procedures in the treatment of feeding disorders. The pages below highlight each of these approaches.
Medical conditions can influence the consumption of food and drink. Below are pages that contain descriptions of these conditions and possible testing procedures.