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Season 1, Episode 3

Resolving Mealtime Struggles with Guest Larry Zier

In this episode we chat with guest Larry Zier, pediatric occupational therapist and clinical director of the Zier Institute & Amy Zier + Associates. Larry talks about how we can better understand some of the frustrating and anxiety-provoking behavior kids might display at the table.

Host & Guest

Dr. Kristin Saxena

Larry Zier, OTD, OTR/L

About This Episode

In this episode we chat with guest Larry Zier, pediatric occupational therapist and clinical director of the Zier Institute & Amy Zier + Associates. Larry talks about how we can better understand some of the frustrating and anxiety-provoking behavior kids might display at the table. He also helps us explore our own emotions around feeding and discusses how our ability to regulate those emotions can help us approach mealtime struggles in a more peaceful and productive way. This episode provides great food for thought and useful advice for any parent dealing with difficult mealtime behaviors!

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