The Impact of Feeding and Nutrition on Pediatric Behavior

This training explores feeding and nutrition concerns for children 0-5 from a medical perspective, an occupational therapy perspective, and a psychological perspective. Different concerns will be explored and explained by a panel of experts. A team-based activity will occur to enhance the learning experience for participants.

Resources and References

Alignment with CA
ECE Competencies

Head Start Performance Standards

• Child Development and Learning
• Special Needs and Inclusion
• Health, Safety, and Nutrition

Part §1302 – Program Operations
Subpart F- Additional Services for Children with Disabilities
§1302.60 Full participation in program services and activities
§1302.61 Additional services for children 
Subpart J- Program Management and Quality Improvement
Part §1305 Definitions
§1305.2 Terms (child with a disability, IEP, IFSP, etc.)


InclusiveECE TSC Impact of Feeding and Nutrition on Pediatric Behavior Factsheet