Feeding Therapy: A Sensory Motor Approach [TX] - event Talk-Tools

Feeding Therapy: A Sensory Motor Approach [TX]

Date: March 30-31, 2019

Location: Houston, TX

Presenter: Lori Overland, MS, CCC-SLP, C/NDT, CLC

Course Description

In Lori’s Sensory/Motor Approach to Feeding class the complex issues surrounding feeding disorders are discussed. The class reflects new research and understanding of sensory processing and the impact on feeding.

Pre-feeding exercises designed to develop the motor skills for safe, effective, nutritive feeding and therapeutic feeding techniques are targeted.

Learning Outcomes 
  • Identify and define the developmental acquisition of feeding skills.
  • Recognize individual oral-phase feeding deficiencies.
  • List at least four goals of an SLP-administered oral-motor feeding program.
  • Explain the benefits of improved oral movement in cases of oral-phase feeding deficiencies.
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Workshop Details

Host Organization: Texas Childrens Hospital (register here)

Venue | Logistics: Texas Childrens Hospital | 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030

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Instructor Bio

Lori Overland, MS, CCC-SLP, C/NDT, CLC is a speech and language pathologist with more than 35 years of professional experience. . .  more