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

Feeding Therapy: A Sensory-Motor Approach

Date: December 8-9, 2017

Location: Loxahatchee, FL

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 evaluations and program plans, as well as interactive sensory and feeding learning activities.

  • 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 10/08/17
$360 Standard Rate - 10/09/17 to 11/23/17
$390 Late Registration - 11/24/17 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: Palms West Hospital 

Venue: Palms West Hospital |  12977 Southern Blvd, Loxahatchee, FL 22150

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