The Finicky Feeders clinic at Western Michigan University serves children who have a variety of medical diagnoses such as:
- Autism spectrum disorder
- Sensory processing disorder
- Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
- Nneuromuscular disorders that may be associated with feeding
This clinic treats children from one to 12 years of age.
The clinic serves children who exhibit food aversions, food refusal, difficulty with texture transition, self-limited diets, oral incoordination and/or disruptive mealtime behaviors. The focus of the Finicky Feeders program is to help children who are medically stable increase their mealtime repertoires to include a healthy variety of foods from each food group.