DSA Online Workshop - Feeding: Picky Eater Or Sensory Eater

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. 

 

Participant will learn:

1.    To tackle myths about infants and young children that shows issues and difficulties. 

2.    To describe practical strategies to address feeding texture progression, chewing, self-feeding, oral aversion, food refusal and feeding interventions with typical and medically fragile populations.


Free Admission!