Introducing LACI: Learning Advanced through Collaborative Initiatives

Published by on Sep 06, 2019

Feeding Matters’ newest program, the Professional Collaborative: LACI (Learning Advanced through Collaborative Initiatives), is a 6-month virtual learning experience for occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists in Maricopa County. Funded byRead full post…

Open Call for Abstracts: PFD Research Small Grant Program

Published by on Sep 02, 2019

Feeding Matters is excited to introduce a small grant program to support the growing need for research on PFD. An initiative of Feeding Matters’ PFD Alliance Research Pillar, the smallRead full post…

Infant Allergy Awareness Month

Published by on Jul 18, 2019

Food allergies in infants and children are becoming more prevalent. A new survey of 900 US moms (of children aged 0-1) and 100 US pediatricians took a look at theRead full post…

Register Now: 2019 Virtual Town Halls

Published by on May 21, 2019

Now that Feeding Matters’ PFD Alliance and thought leaders have convened at the 2019 International PFD Conference, the Feeding Matters’ Strategic Plan is available for public viewing. We maintain ourRead full post…

UPDATE FROM YOUR PFD ALLIANCE PILLAR CHAIRS

Published by Feeding Matters on Feb 15, 2019

Feeding Matters’ 2019 International Pediatric Feeding Disorder Conference (IPFDC) was a huge success! With 346 in person attendees, 118 virtual participants, and 145 symposium participants, Feeding Matters is set toRead full post…

FEEDING MATTERS’ 6TH INTERNATIONAL PEDIATRIC FEEDING DISORDER CONFERENCE: THE DIFFERENCE

Published by Feeding Matters on Jan 02, 2019

Our feeding community has a multitude of options when it comes to continuing education and professional and personal outreach. You may attend in-person workshops, view webinars, participate in chats, orRead full post…

WHAT TO EXPECT IN 2019

Published by Feeding Matters on Dec 31, 2018

2018 was an exciting year of growth for Feeding Matters and the pediatric feeding community. From welcoming new team members to our Feeding Matters’ family to expanding our partnerships andRead full post…

Introducing the PFD Alliance

Published by Feeding Matters on Dec 17, 2018

The world of pediatric feeding disorder (PFD) is changing. With the Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition accepting “Pediatric Feeding Disorder: Consensus Definition and Conceptual Framework” for publication, PFD hasRead full post…

FEEDING MATTERS SYMPOSIUM: YOUR VOICE MATTERS!

Published by Feeding Matters on Dec 13, 2018

What is a Symposium? A symposium is a formal gathering where experts in their field converge to discuss a specific topic. This basic definition may not capture your attention, butRead full post…

PARTNERING FOR CHANGE

Published by Mercy Care on Nov 26, 2018

Mercy Care and Feeding Matters have a lot in common. We both got our start in Arizona: Mercy Care in 1985 and Feeding Matters in 2006. We both provide careRead full post…

SHOP AT ANY ARIZONA WHOLE FOODS MARKET ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18 TO SUPPORT FEEDING MATTERS

Published by Feeding Matters on Oct 08, 2018

Get your grocery lists ready! On Thursday, October 18 we invite you to shop at your local Arizona Whole Foods Market to help raise funds for Feeding Matters. As partRead full post…

FEEDING MATTERS RAISES MORE THAN $290,000 FOR PEDIATRIC FEEDING DISORDERS

Published by Feeding Matters on Oct 03, 2018

Last Tuesday, September 25, nearly 700 guests joined honorary chairs Amy and Patrick Armstrong at the historic Arizona Biltmore to raise more than $290,000 during Feeding Matters’ 6th Annual CommunityRead full post…

OCTOBER IS CHILDREN’S HEALTH MONTH!

Published by Feeding Matters on Oct 01, 2018

Children often can be much more vulnerable than adults when it comes to food allergies and other feeding issues. With the help of a fantastic qualified team of researchers, physiciansRead full post…

OFFICE HOURS WITH MICHELLE MASTIN, PHD: INTENSIVE FEEDING THERAPY

Published by Feeding Matters on Aug 13, 2018

We know how hard it can be to get your questions answered by medical professionals, and we understand the struggle in determining the right next steps in your child’s feedingRead full post…

HOUSTON NEW MOMS BLOG DISCUSSES POCKETING FOOD

Published by Feeding Matters on Aug 06, 2018

Recently, parenting blog, Houston New Moms, collaborated with Feeding Matters and Ramya Kumar, a certified Speech Language Pathologist, to discuss why children pocket food in their mouths and how toRead full post…

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

Published by Feeding Matters on Jul 19, 2018

Registration is now open for Feeding Matters’ 6th International Pediatric Feeding Disorder Conference (IPFDC)! This groundbreaking conference features intermediate and advanced level sessions on the evaluation and treatment of childrenRead full post…