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Dr. Katja Rowell, described as “academic, but warm and down to earth,” is a sought-after speaker whose message is based on science, but grounded in the realities of family life. From work-site lunch-and-learns to medical Grand Rounds, or an International Symposium on Child Welfare, Katja travels the country to get the word out about healthy feeding.

Extreme Picky Eating

“Helping Your Child With Extreme Picky Eating” is Katja’s latest book, coauthored by speech pathologist and feeding therapist Jenny McGlothilin SLP. Available wherever books are sold.

Love Me, Feed Me

The adoptive and foster parent’s guide to ending the worry about weight, picky eating, power struggles, and more. Order your copy today!

Love Me Feed Me


Browse resources, including recommended articles, books, DVDs and websites on feeding, parenting, adoptive parenting, special needs, and other eating and wellness information.


Recent Blog Posts

Mar 28, 2020

Impact of Past Food Insecurity

I’m hearing from foster care providers and adoptive parents. This highly...

May 24, 2019

Healing Food Preoccupation and Trusting Hunger and Fullness

Below email is shared with permission from an adoptive mom of two early grade-school...

Jun 10, 2017

My kid gets dessert every night and is still obsessed with sweets!

A few moms this week have emailed to ask about sweets. Both have similar stories, and...