A recent study from The Journal of Pediatrics discovered that children with Autism Spectrum Disorders are more likely to be picky eaters and may be at risk for suboptimal nutrition¹. Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders were found to have increased occurrences of food refusal and more limited food repertoires. Other research has estimated that one […]
About Abby Yakey
Abby Yakey, M.A., CCC-SLP is a licensed pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist working in Chicago, IL. Clinically, she has worked with children birth to adolescent with a variety of diagnoses impacting speech, language, and feeding skills. She has specialized in treating oral-motor/feeding disorders using a variety of therapeutic approaches. Her areas of interest include oral-motor/feeding disorders, apraxia, and the birth to three populations.