Workshops

Interested in a group session?

I offer group presentations and interactive parent workshops on child feeding, both at my location or at yours. Please contact me if you have questions about which option is best for you!


“Feeding is Parenting”
how to raise a happy, healthy eater

family-style meal children eating with parents at table

Welcome to the world of child feeding! Do you have a picky eater at home? Do you dread mealtime because of stress, arguing, or tears? This introductory workshop walks the participant through Ellyn Satter’s Division of Responsibility in Feeding and how to apply for all ages and stages. This presentation can be delivered to a small or large group settings, either at Appetite Nutrition or at your school/facility.  Includes 4 instructional videos.

Upcoming Dates:

Thursday February 21st 2019 6:30-8pm

Saturday March 30th 2019 9:30-11am

$15 per person, $20 for two caregivers in the same household.
Registration required.
Sign up at info@appetitenutrition.ca or 902-219-2769.
Location: Many Hats Workspace, 397 Bedford Highway, Halifax, NS, 3rd Floor


Feeding your New Baby – Intensive training for Parents

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This 2-hour intensive training workshop is specifically for parents and caregivers of newborn babies (or for parents and grandparents to-be!) This is an interactive group class, facilitated by the dietitian. It is the setting to have your specific questions answered about feeding your baby who is not yet eating solid food (0-6mo). Together we will view 8 instructional video vignettes and discuss. Participant maximum 15 (registration required).


 

Feeding your Older Baby – Intensive training for Parents

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This 2-hour intensive training workshop is specifically for parents and caregivers of older babies who starting or have started solid foods, but are not yet toddlers (6-18mo). This is an interactive group class, facilitated by the dietitian. It is the setting to have your specific questions answered about feeding your baby as they begin their journey into the wide world of eating! Together we will view 8 instructional video vignettes and discuss. Participant maximum 15 (registration required).


Feeding your Toddler – Intensive training for Parents

Toddler playful eating self-feeding funnyThis 2-hour intensive training workshop is specifically for parents and caregivers of young children who are in the much-loved toddler phase (18mo-3yrs). This is an interactive group class, facilitated by the dietitian. It is the setting to have your specific questions answered about feeding your toddler, as this stage presents special challenges to having calm family meals. Together we will view 8 instructional video vignettes and discuss. Participant maximum 15 (registration required).


 

 

Feeding your Preschooler – Intensive training for Parents

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This 2-hour intensive training workshop is specifically for parents and caregivers of young children who are in the preschool or young school-age phase (4-6yrs). This is an interactive group class, facilitated by the dietitian. It is the setting to have your specific questions answered about feeding your child as they grow into a person who will be exposed to different foods and different ways of eating outside your home. Together we will view 8 instructional video vignettes and discuss. Participant maximum 15 (registration required).


Feeding your School-aged Child (coming soon!) 

School-age child eating sandwich self-feeding school lunchPlease send me a message if you are interested in a workshop on this topic.


Feeding your Adolescent Child (coming soon!)

Let's All SnackPlease send me a message if you are interested in a workshop on this topic.


 

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