Category Archives: What’s the deal with “Feeding Therapy”?

What’s up with food [lately]

Remember that I was going to make pizza with green peppers on it?  Did I remember to follow-up on how well that went? If not, that’s probably because it did NOT go well.  When Caleb (the problem feeder) saw the … Continue reading

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The interim period

I call this “the interim period” because I assume that we’ll need to start up another contract to continue getting the help we need on this challenging matter.  After being reminded several times by the therapist that his little body … Continue reading

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The Feeding Therapy Sessions at Horizons

Our son was really receptive to his time at Horizons, but he fought us on doing the exercises at home.  I mentioned this in front of him to his therapist who calmly and thoroughly explained why it was so important … Continue reading

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Assessment Session at Horizons

We really didn’t know what to expect when we pulled into the parking lot of Horizons that first day.  We had all three kids with us, so that made things a bit more interesting.  Our youngest and oldest children were … Continue reading

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Hope on the “Horizon”

I asked myself repeatedly if going to Horizons was God’s route for us.  I had wanted to visit the Autism Transformation Center when we were in town at Thanksgiving last year, but then our youngest child had another bout of … Continue reading

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How we wound up in “Feeding Therapy”…

I made some pretty  big mistakes when it came to feeding my first child.  Looking back, I can see how some negative aspects of my past regarding food strongly influenced how I handled feeding our firstborn.  While I’d love to … Continue reading

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