Marsha Dunn Klein, MEd, OTR/L, FAOTA
Marsha is a pediatric occupational therapist who has spent her career specializing in feeding issues with infants and young children. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from Sargent College of Boston University in 1971 and a Master’s Degree in Special Education from the University of Arizona in 1975. She was trained in neurodevelopmental treatment in 1980. She founded Mealtime Notions, LLC. (www.mealtimenotions.com) in 2003 and became a founding partner with Mealtime Connections in 2007. Marsha shares the “Get Permission Approach” in workshops nationally and internationally. She has coauthored Prefeeding Skills, First and Second Editions, Mealtime Participation Guide and The Homemade Blended Formula Handbook with Suzanne Evans Morris. She coauthored Feeding and Nutrition for the Child with Special Needs with Tracy Delaney. She has volunteered monthly at St. Andrew’s Clinic in Nogales, Arizona since 1981 supporting children with disabilities from Northern Mexico. She helped create Nourish, a 501(c)3 non-profit to support families whose children have feeding challenges (www.nourishaz.org) in 2010. She is passionate about supporting the feeding relationship with babies and their parents.