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Strategies and Considerations for Supporting Neurodivergent Clients with Feeding and Eating Challenges

Date and Time: November 21, 2023, 12 - 1 pm ET
Hosted by: The Addiction, Mental Health and Eating Disorders (AMHED) Network

Feeding and eating challenges are commonly observed in neurodivergent people. Neurodivergence can impact feeding abilities, food preferences and the ability to prepare and plan meals. This webinar will offer perspectives on the difficulties faced by neurodivergent people when it comes to supporting adequate nourishment and accessing care. The presenter will provide guidance on how to accommodate the needs of neurodivergent people and build a liberatory and affirming practice.

Learning objectives:
1. Understand how certain neurodivergent traits can impact eating and feeding;
2. Recognize potential barriers that can make accessing nourishment and care difficult;
3. Explore ways that providers can offer support, enhance nutrition and advocate for accommodations.

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This event is now closed. This presentation is available for free to members of the AMHED Network.   Please check your the Network portal for a recording. 

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