As an allied health professional, you may be the first person to hear about a child's mealtime difficulties whether it's your area of expertise or not. Enter: our multidisc mealtime and feeding screener, designed to step you through some of the most important questions to ask when deciding whether to refer a child on for feeding therapy.
Please note that this 3-page screen does not constitute a full feeding assessment, and is rather intended to be a starting point for information gathering on:
- Caregiver perceptions of mealtimes
- Daily intake & food preferences
- Current concerns & strategies already in place
- Bowel mmovements
- Possible next steps