Nutritional Disorders Telehealth Network Project
Caregiver Competence Interventions - Underweight
To advise family’s on appropriate dietary intake one must first consider the developmental age of a child and understand the “normal” fluctuations in dietary habits. Often, underweight children have not achieved developmental milestones for eating the full range of foods beyond a developmental age of two or older.
Parent mental illness referral.
Referral for parent training in behavioral modification techniques for nutritional disorders.