Tag Archives: eating challenges

May 12, 2015

DO YOU KNOW WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT

Thanks for responding to my question, “Have you tried The Eating Game?” If you would like to know what it is all about to see if it could help your child to be a healthier eater please take a few minutes here to learn more and decide if it can help you and your child. […]

The Eating Game
November 9, 2013

HERE YOU HAVE THE WHOLE STORY

In creating The Eating Game I drew on my education (degree in Nutrition and Education, specializing in Special Education) and my 37 years of work experience as a Special Education Teacher, School Board Autism Consultant and Early Interventionist. I invented The Eating Game for a 6 year old friend, named Ethan, who is autistic. At […]

The Eating Game
May 25, 2013

THE CHANGE CHALLENGE!

Does your child have problems when faced with change? Maybe it is a change in the brand of Cheerios because the favored brand was out of stock. Perhaps it is a change in the route you drive to school, due to an unexpected detour. Possibly the cause of a meltdown is that you cannot go […]

Eating Challenges
May 18, 2013

WHAT IS THIS “EATING GAME” ALL ABOUT?

The Eating Game has been granted Patent Rights US PATENT # 8,333,593 B2 I have been asked if The Eating Game recommends eating nutrient-dense foods, organic foods, free range foods, clean foods. To be honest, if it did it would vastly limit its use and success where needed. Not that I wouldn’t recommend all of […]

The Eating Game
April 12, 2013

IT’S A GOOD THING!

There are 5 meal planning charts for ages: 2-3, 4-8, 9-13, females 14 -18, males 14-18. Ask us to substitute charts if you want to use this with someone 19-51+ years. Charts are laminated with  Velcro buttons and color coded to match the food pictures. Parents present food pictures from the four groups of pictures. The user then makes their […]

The Eating Game
January 14, 2013

CAN THE EATING GAME BE “SPOILING” CHILDREN?

This question has been raised “How would you respond to someone who says we should not use The Eating Game as it would be spoiling the child?” I usually begin any discussion about a child who is not eating well by investigating if it has been determined why the child does not have good eating […]

The Eating Game
January 6, 2013

Everyone Wins Everyday!

The Eating Game was created for a little boy who is autistic. He had significant issues with eating as many do, facing challenges that required him to self restrict his diet. It was after much observation that The Eating Game was created for him. He named it a “game” because it was fun! Even though […]

The Eating Game
November 6, 2012

EVERYONE’S A WINNER!

The Eating Game was invented for a little boy with autism who needed structure, routine and visual supports to help him gain and be in control in his environment. Does that sound to you like many children with ASD? This little boy had also learned that one way he could control and be in control […]

A Special Offer
September 30, 2012

IS THE QUESTION ABOUT FOOD OR AUTISM?

I enjoy posing questions for parents to ponder and provide personal responses – usually a wonderful source of information and support. It also provides me with some challenges that I love to tackle. And so it was the other day when I posted this question on my facebook Eating Game Page https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Eating-Game/117743845389  “Do you have […]

Autism/Aspergers/ASD