Improve Your Child’s Eating and Behavior at Meals

Feeding problems can be a top concern of parents and other caregivers. Dr. Judkins will provide you with suggestions to help improve children’s eating by getting them to eat a wider variety and quantity of food, while also offering techniques to improve behavior at meals and snacks.

This video will answer the following questions:

  1. How can I help my child develop better eating habits, including eating food that the rest of the family eats?
  2. My child is a picky eater, how do I get him to eat a variety of foods?
  3. How do I get my child to stay at the table or stop his temper tantrums during meals?

Recommended audience:

The suggestions in this video are appropriate for children who have normal developmental skills, as well as children who have been identified with developmental delays, or children who are on the autism spectrum. There are many suggestions in this video that are appropriate for children who have chronic illness conditions, but you should consult with your pediatrician before attempting them with your child.   This video is designed to spark conversation with your child’s pediatrician, but is not meant to be a substitute for consultation with your child’s healthcare provider.