Feeding Therapy: A Sensory-Motor Approach
Feeding Therapy: A Sensory-Motor Approach

Feeding Therapy: A Sensory-Motor Approach

Date: September 15-16, 2017

Location: Springfield, VA

Presenter: Lori Overland, MS, CCC-SLP

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


$330 Early Bird Rate - until 7/16/17
$390 Standard Rate - 7/17/17 to 8/31/17
$420 Late Registration - 9/1/17 to day of

Fee includes:
1.2 CEUs, course supplies, workbook & certificate of completion.

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

Pre-Feeding Kit

Host organization: Exceptional Children's Center

Venue: Exceptional Children's Center |  7001 Loisdale Road | Springfield, VA 22150

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