Posts tagged eating disorder
Angry & Defiant Children: Is Food the Miracle Cure?
All mammals feed their young, including humans all across the globe. Feeding our children is a non-verbal way to communicate love. We are saying, "Your needs matter. I want to nourish you. I want you to feel healthy and experience all the deliciousness life has to offer." The child is internalizing, "I matter. I deserve good things. I can trust that the adults in my life will care for me."