PedFeed2 Attendance Options (Required)
On-Demand courses are available on your own time and will be accessible for completion and review for a minimum of six months from registration.
A Feeding Fun Watch Party is a group of five or more participants gathered to view a course on-demand. We recommend including "The Four F's": food, fun, fellowship, and more food! One person is designated as host, ensuring everyone is in attendance and having fun. Oh, and the most fun part: everyone gets a substantial discount off the on-demand price!
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Product Information Course Description:
In this second module of our series making up "Pediatric Feeding: The Big Picture Day 1", we concentrate on the first major component of feeding disorders: Sensory issues. We discuss typical and atypical sensory responses to texture, temperature, taste, color, and even tactile elements of the eating experience affect acceptance, chewing and swallowing. We explore hierarchies for using the elements in an individualized treatment plan to improve feeding.
Key Learning Outcomes:
Outline the 5 major areas to address in Pediatric Feeding Assessment.
Demonstrate techniques for assessment and treatment of sensorimotor and behavioral capabilities in pediatric patients.
Explain the rationale in prioritizing areas to address in treatment.
Discuss ways to facilitate carryover of therapeutic techniques in the home setting.
On-Demand Course Agenda
105 min Assessment: History, Oral Mechanism Examination 105 min Assessment: Feeding Skills, Diagnostic Statement, Recommendations
105 miin Treatment: Stabilization, Sensory-Based and Motor-Based Issues
105 min Treatment: Structurally Based and Experientially Based Issues
About the Presenter:
Jennifer Meyer, M.A., CCC-SLP
Jennifer Meyer is a popular national speaker in the areas of NICU and Pediatric Dysphagia and has received exceptional ratings for her courses. She has over 25 years experience specializing in pediatric feeding disorders, working in Neonatal Intensive Care Units, developing outpatient hospital-based feeding programs, providing consultation and program development for Early Childhood Intervention Programs and Home Health Companies, and serving as Assistant Clinical Professor at Texas Woman’s University and Clinical Coordinator of the Center for Assisting Families with Feeding and Eating (CAFFE).
Jennifer Meyer is a co-owner of CEU-Espresso, Inc. and was paid an honorarium for this presentation. She owns a private practice, Feeding and Dysphagia Resources, P. C. in Denton, TX.
Jennifer is a personal friend of the developer of the Res-Q Infant Wedge, sometimes mentioned in her presentations.
This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
To receive a Continuing Education certificate, participants must:
View all video sessions
Answer all quiz questions correctly
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CEU Espresso is an Approved Provider for AOTA #11452 (OTs).
This course provides 0.7 AOTA CEUs.
Note: The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
0.7 ASHA CEUs
ASHA CE Provider approval and use of the Brand Block does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.
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Janaya Bowers (verified owner) –
The parent handouts for the sensory continuum are wonderful!!!
Very informational course!
I really appreciate how much work Jennifer puts into making this course relevant with well organized information that’s presented in a fun and entertaining way!
This course is fantastic!
I’m loving these modules so far! Can’t wait for the next module.
Very informative and practical!
informative and light hearted 🙂
This course is amazing! I learned a lot and laughed along the way! It’s very interactive and engaging and I feel like I really understand what she was teaching, even though I haven’t used it yet. Thanks so much! I will definitely take more courses
Wonderful course! Can’t wait for module 3.