Food Explorers


Thank you to all our parents for the fabulous turnout during parent/teacher interviews. The teachers are extremely pleased with how far the children have progressed since the start of school. These meetings are the best opportunity to learn about your child’s progress, and are an influential way in creating positive home/school communication.

The Department of Occupational Therapy at Providence is excited to facilitate a new session of Food Explorers! The eight group therapy sessions address Picky Eating and Feeding issues that you may be experiencing with your child at home. The sessions follow the protocol of the SOS Approach to Feeding (Toomey et al, 2009); a systematic and highly researched approach that is designed to assess and address all the factors involved in feeding difficulties in children.

During the course of the group sessions, the ultimate goal is that the children will learn to:

Parents will have the opportunity to:

For more information on the Picky Eating and Feeding, please contact your child’s teacher.