Oct 20, 2019
In this very special episode, I interview a family practice physician who is an expert at feeding children who have extreme food selectivity. I really loved her book, Helping Your Child with Extreme Picky Eating: A Step-by-Step Guide for Overcoming Selective Eating, Food Aversion, and Feeding Disorders because it was...
Oct 13, 2019
In this episode, I discuss what I think causes children to seem like “picky” eaters and what you can do about it.
"…various studies suggest that between one and two-thirds of parents describe their young child as “picky” at some point” -Dr. Katja Rowell, relational childhood feeding specialist"
Oct 6, 2019
In this episode, I discuss why feeding your child may be stressful and why the majority of parents may interfere with how much their child eats. I also describe Ellyn Satter’s Division of Responsibilities. Finally, I discuss what I call the Five Pillars of Healthy Eating which is a framework with which to approach...
Sep 29, 2019
In this episode of Veggie Doctor Radio, I discuss body weight in children, why we worry, why most of the time there is no need to worry and what happens when we get over-focused on the size of our children’s bodies.
"Focus on habits and behaviors, not your child’s weight.” -Dr. Yami
Sep 26, 2019
In today’s episode, I have a conversation with Harriet Brown, the author of Body of Truth: How Science, History, and Culture Drive Our Obsession with Weight. I really loved this book and wanted to explore with her several topics that I feel would benefit my audience.
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