Feeding Therapy: A Sensory-Motor Approach (DC)
Date: April 20-21, 2017
Location: Washington DC
Presenter: Lori Overland, MS, CCC-SLP
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.
$300 Early Bird Rate - until 2/20/17
$360 Standard Rate - 2/21/17 to 4/5/17
$390 Late Registration - 4/6/17 to day of
Fee includes: 1.2 CEUs, course supplies, workbook & certificate of completion.
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Feeding Therapy: A Sensory-Motor Approach
Host organization: Connections Therapy
UPDATED Venue: Connections Therapy | 4451 Parliament Place, Suite A | Landham, MD
Presenter Bio: Lori Overland is a speech and language pathologist with more than 35 years of professional experience. more