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Feeding Therapy: A Sensory-Motor Approach [IL]

Date: August 16, 2018

Location: Chicago, IL (Metro)

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

Course Description

In Lori’s updated 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.

The class includes two live evaluations and program plans, as well as interactive sensory and feeding practicums.

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.
Timed Agenda
Workshop Details

Host organization: Easter Seals DuPage & Fox Valley |Registration
Venue: 830 Addison Avenue | Villa Park, IL 60181 (Chicago Metro Area)

CEUs: 0.6 (see TalkTools CEU Policy and Process for more information)

Registration Includes:  0.6 CEUs (ASHA/AOTA approved), course supplies, workbook & certificate of completion.

Recommended Tools: 

Pre-Feeding Kit 
Therapeutic Feeding Kit

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