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Our Kids & Food: How to raise kids who have a healthy relationship to food and a positive body image: holiday edition


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Waldorf School of Orange County 2350 Canyon Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92627

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Presentation topics include: What is diet culture?

Why is wellness culture toxic? What are typical growth patterns of kids during puberty? What are the nutritional needs of growing kids? What is a healthy parent child feeding dynamic? How can I create a home environment that protects kids from diet culture? What are lesser known red flags for development of eating disorders? What about sugar? And many more!

Katie Bartels, MS, RD is a registered dietitian who specializes in eating disorders and family feeding dynamics. Katie has been working in the field of eating disorders since 2002 and is passionate about helping parents raise kids who are competent eaters and feel positive about their bodies.