Poster Session
Issue Date: August 2020
Published Online: August 01, 2020
Updated: July 29, 2020
Picky Eating in Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): An Examination of Behavioral Profiles
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Juniper Gardens Children’s Project, Kansas City, KS, USA
  • Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
  • Rush University, Chicago, IL, USA
Article Information
Autism/Autism Spectrum Disorder / Pediatric Evaluation and Intervention
Poster Session   |   August 01, 2020
Picky Eating in Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): An Examination of Behavioral Profiles
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7411510273. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-PO5126
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7411510273. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-PO5126
Abstract

Date Presented 03/27/20

Children with ASD often exhibit challenging eating behaviors that lead to later health consequences. We used medical records to examine how behavioral parent concerns and behavioral symptoms are linked to picky eating in ASD. Our findings point to distinct behaviors associated with picky eating.

Primary Author and Speaker: Anna Wallisch

Additional Authors and Speakers: Sallie Nowell, Lauren Little