Diane Bahr, MS, CCC-SLP, CIMI
Diane Bahr is a certified Speech-Language Pathologist and infant massage instructor. She has practiced Speech-Language Pathology since 1980 and has been a feeding therapist since 1983. Her experiences include teaching Graduate, Undergraduate, and Continuing Education courses; working with children and adults who exhibit a variety of speech, language, feeding, and swallowing disorders; and publishing/presenting information on oral sensory-motor function, assessment and treatment. She is the author of the textbook Oral Motor Assessment and Treatment: Ages and Stages (Allyn & Bacon, 2001). She has also written a book for parents entitled Nobody Ever Told Me (Or My Mother) That! Everything from Bottles and Breathing to Healthy Speech Development (Sensory World, 2010). Diane maintains a private practice, writes articles appearing in a variety of publications, is interviewed frequently on radio and in magazines, and is an international presenter.
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Articles by Diane
- Treatment of Children With Speech Oral Placement Disorders (OPDs): A Paradigm Emerges
- What Evidence-Based, Oral Sensory-Motor Treatments are Effective for Speech Disorders?
Financial: Diane Bahr is the author of two books Oral Motor Assessment and Treatment: Ages and Stages (Allyn & Bacon, 2001) and Nobody Ever Told Me (or My Mother) That! Everything from Bottles and Breathing to Healthy Speech Development (Sensory World, 2010) for which she receives royalty payments. She is also the co-owner of Ages and Stages®, LLC for which she is paid.
Nonfinancial: Diane Bahr is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the International Association of Infant Massage Instructors, and the International Association of Orofacial Myology.