Self-feeding skills and using utensils

Self-feeding skills and using utensils

A child’s progression toward independent feeding requires a series of developmental sequences in oral motor and fine motor skills. In fact, this multifaceted task requires developmental skill in other areas as well including: gross motor, visual, cognitive, communicative, and emotional/ social development.

The Benefits of Feeding Social Group Therapy

The Benefits of Feeding Social Group Therapy

Children often learn from imitating others. Eating is an activity often enjoyed with others. Research shows that social situations enhance a child’s willingness to try new foods.