Lauren is an Occupational Therapist and Co-Founder of Picky Eating Vancouver. She earned her Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy at the University of Toronto. With over 11 years of experience, Lauren has worked across the lifespan, with a focus on pediatric and family centered care. She currently works at BC Children’s Hospital. Lauren has a special interest in children with sensory dysregulation, including autism spectrum disorders, and looking at the relationship between sensory issues and picky eating. She is a Mom to 2 very busy little boys who keep her on her toes. Lauren is currently on maternity leave and is not seeing clients, but still plays an active role in the business and consulting with Elise and Alex.
Elise is a Registered Dietitian and Co-Founder of Picky Eating Vancouver. She has dedicated her career to working with kids and their families. She has over 7 years experience as a Pediatric Dietitian at BC Children’s Hospital and is also owner of Feeding With Flair, providing pediatric and prenatal nutrition consulting to individuals and groups. Elise earned her Bachelors of Science from the University of British Columbia and obtained further certification as a Nutrition Support Clinician. She is passionate about establishing good feeding practices in childhood so kids can grow up feeling good about food and their bodies!
Alex is a Registered Dietitian who graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Human Nutrition from St. Francis Xavier University. Since then she has pursued her passion for educating children and families on building healthy food relationships and optimizing health through nutrition. Alex is excited to join the Picky Eating Vancouver team in addition to her work at BC Children’s Hospital. In her spare time she enjoys any and all mountain activities.