Fostering your intuitive eater at school

School is just around the corner! As a Dietitian I love helping people get set up for success when approaching a new year, teacher and classroom dynamic. Fostering your intuitive eater at school can be tricky to navigate but as a parent myself I am here with you.

Today’s podcast on the Diet Culture Dropout I am joined with Jenn Messina a Vancouver based dietitian. We talk all about tips, tricks and mindset shifts for parents to support their intuitive eaters within the school environment.

Fostering your intuitive eater at school

In this episode we discuss:

๐Ÿ‰ Advice for parents getting back into the routine of packing lunches

๐Ÿ‰ We review the Division of Responsibilities by Ellyn Satter

๐Ÿ‰ Review how the feeding responsibilities can be applied at school

๐Ÿ‰ How to navigate: lunch monitors, the food police at school and diet culture coming up in the classroom learning

๐Ÿ‰ How to effectively talk with teachers when you have concern around food and bodies at school

๐Ÿ‰ How to foster your intuitive eater at school

Resources mentioned: You can grab a FREE PDF Lunch Box card for your kid’s lunch pail get the download here!

Fostering your intuitive eater at school

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