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Feeding Therapy: A Sensory-Motor Approach

Date: February 16-17, 2018

Location: Royal Oak, MI

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

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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.

  • 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


$300 Early Bird Rate - until 12/23/17
$360 Standard Rate - 12/15/17 to 02/01/18
$390 Late Registration - 02/02/18 to day of

Fee includes:
1.2 CEUs (ASHA/AOTA approved), course supplies, workbook & certificate of completion.

Recommended Add Ons:
Feeding Therapy: A Sensory-Motor Approach

Pre-Feeding Kit

Host organization: Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak

Venue: Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak | 3601 West 13 Mile Road | Royal Oak, MI 48073

Presenter Bio: Lori Overland is a speech and language pathologist with more than 35 years of professional experience. . .  more