Parent Education

The Curious Nutritionist delivers a variety of food, nutrition and health presentations to parents on childhood food relationships, nutrition, fussy eating and body esteem. The aim of these presentations is to assist parents and school communities in providing home-school links that promote health in practical and realistic ways.

 

Topics can be subject specific dependent on your school’s needs or you can choose from the topics listed here.

Happy Healthy Lunchbox Eaters

How to help my child eat successfully?
  • How children learn to eat
  • Ellyn Satter's Division of Responsibility
  • The family meal
  • Diet quality and the food that supports growth and learning
  • Meal time strategies
  • Tips for packing a healthy lunch box

This one hour presentation includes the following:

  • Current evidence-based research relating the child feeding and cognitive development
  • Five Star Lunch Box Formula Flyer
  • Food for Growth and Learning Flyer
  • Visual guide for children to help pack their lunch box

Body Esteem Parent Project

Empowering a positive body esteem
  • Body shape/size, the environment and genetics
  • Food relationships
  • Health culture and media
  • Instilling body positive language

This one hour presentation includes the following:

  • Current evidence-based research relating the child growth and development
  • Body Image Parent education flyer
  • List of body positive picture story books and ways to ignite body positive conversations
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