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How a Stranger’s Advice Helped my Autistic Daughter Overcome her Eating Issues

My daughter has always had struggles with food. From the moment she was weaned she has refused, spat out or thrown food away. Her weight has always been a concern yet no-one seemed to take me seriously. 860 more words


This week 

W is attending preschool 3 days a week and right now just 1/2 days to get him used to it. He starts to get upset at lunch time. 86 more words

A feeding therapy session from a mom's perspective

Do you have a picky eater? It’s something we see commonly at Solaris. One of our mom’s wrote about her perspective of a feeding therapy session with our speech therapist, Lauren. 38 more words


Till I'm Blue in the Face

Diabetic Educator:  So Molly, what new foods have you tried?

Molly:  Hmmm, I tried brown rice on our trip.  We went to Panda Express and they were out of white rice so I thought, ok, guess I could give it a try! 646 more words

Behavior Therapy

ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) or Behavior Therapy. Call it what you will, it is almost required when you have a kiddo on the spectrum. Or at least I think it should be. 1,142 more words

The Professionals Who Got Us Here

We have had some fantastic teachers and professionals who have helped lead us on our long journey. Thankfully we didn’t have to move classes too many times, I know many families have had to, and I can’t imagine going through it multiple times. 577 more words


Eating Is Hard

I love peas. I will put them in soups and my veggie pot pies and I love orzo and peas for lunch. My husband despises peas. 994 more words