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Adapted Baby-Led Weaning for Children with Developmental Delays with Gill Rapley, PhD and Jill Rabin, MS, CCC-SLP/L, IBCLC

  • What adapted baby-led weaning is and which babies can benefit from this approach
  • How Jill Rabin and Gill Rapley wrote their book from 2 different parts of the planet
  • Why all babies - including those with Down Syndrome, developmental delays and other feeding challenges deserve the right to learn how to self-feed
Katie Ferraro

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#260: Did you read any books about baby-led weaning before you started? Gill Rapley is the pioneer of BLW and co-author of the original baby-led weaning book…and Jill Rabin is a speech language pathologist and feeding therapist who adapted BLW for her work with babies with Down Syndrome and feeding challenges. 

Gill and Jill just published a new book about Adapted Baby-Led Weaning called “Your baby Can Self-Feed, Too: Adapted Baby-Led Weaning for Children with Developmental Delays or Other Feeding Challenges” and in this interview they’re sharing their experience writing the book together from 2 different parts of the world.

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In this episode we’re talking about:


  • What adapted baby-led weaning is and which babies can benefit from this approach

  • How Jill Rabin and Gill Rapley wrote their book from 2 different parts of the planet

  • Why all babies - including those with Down Syndrome, developmental delays and other feeding challenges deserve the right to learn how to self-feed

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  • Jill Rabin, MS, CCC-SLP/L, IBCLC is a speech language pathologist and feeding therapist who created the Adapted Baby-Led Weaning approach.

  • Gill Rapley, PhD is the pioneer of baby-led weaning and co-author of the original baby-led weaning book.PRODUCT LINKS FROM EPISODE

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