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Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP

Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP, treats children birth to teens who have difficulty eating. Melanie’s advice has been shared in a variety of television and print media, including The New York Times,, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Huffington Post, Parents Magazine and The ASHA Leader. She is the co-author of the award-winning Raising a Healthy Happy Eater: A Stage-by-Stage Guide to Setting Your Child on the Path to Adventurous Eating (2015) and Baby Self-Feeding: Solutions for Introducing Purees and Solids to Create Lifelong Healthy Eating Habits (2016). The strategies in her parent & child cookbook, Adventures in Veggieland: Help Your Kids Learn to Love Vegetables with 100 Easy Activities and Recipes (2018) are based on research and Melanie’s 20 years of success as a pediatric feeding therapist. Her children’s book, You are Not an Otter: The Story of How Kids Become Adventurous Eaters in available in two languages on Amazon. Melanie’s live and online courses for parents and professionals can be found at, along with her contact information.