Pediatric and Adult Dysphagia: Do You Know Your "Swallowology"?

Day 1
8:30AM - 12:00PM (15 MIN. BREAK AT 10:45AM)
  • Swallowing basics
  • Impacts of atypical and dysfunctional swallowing on other functions
  • Key terms, definitions and topical information
12:00 – 1:00   Lunch
1:00PM – 4:00PM (15 MIN. BREAK at 2:15PM)
  • Pediatric vs. Adult Dysphagia -- similarities? differences?
  • Assessing your client
  • Video Review/Discussion
Day 2
8:30AM – 12:00PM (15 MIN. BREAK AT 10:45AM)
  • Focus on Pediatric Dysphagia -- identifying root causes and assessing comorbidities
  • Integrating a basic swallowing program as part of a feeding and/or speech plan
  • Video Review
12:00PM – 1:00PM   LUNCH
1:00PM – 4:00PM (15 MIN. BREAK AT 2:30PM)
  • Practical strategies and tools to apply to your everyday practice
  • Wrap-up/ Q & A