Picky Eaters: Tricky. Frustrating. Makes you want to scream (loudly).
You scream and I certainly can hear you. Having worked with picky eaters for years I know what parents go through.
The role parents play in supporting their child’s eating behaviours is a big-big-topic. Parents powerfully shape children’s food and eating behaviours. Just like parents act as important teachers in developing their children’s social skills, speech and language development and motor skills, they too develop their children’s thoughts, feelings and behaviours regarding food….