Speaker synopsis: Chester Santiago of
KIDZ Pediatric Occupational Therapy Consultants
Synopsis of Talk:
Feeding is a
developmental milestone that is not as simple as getting the food into the
mouth, chew, and swallow. It is a
performance skill that involves motor actions and all the sensory systems.
tackle myths about infants and young children that shows issues and
describe practical strategies to address feeding texture progression, chewing,
self-feeding, oral aversion, food refusal and feeding interventions with
typical and medically fragile populations.