Safe and Positive Feeding Advancement for the 1-13 mo Infant with Cleft Palate
Presented by Allyson Goodwyn-Craine, M.S., CCC-SLP, BCS-S, CLC
Course DescriptionInfants with cleft palate present with unique oral feeding challenges and compensatory swallow patterns. This course will guide the participant in key clinical considerations when developing feeding approaches that provide safe and positive feeding experiences for infants 1-13 months.
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- This program is offered for .1 ASHA CEUs, (Intermediate Level; Professional Area).
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Describe considerations of unique oral anatomy on advancement of feeding skills.
- Describe the unique swallow patterns demonstrated by infants with cleft palate.
- List types of food and apply feeding techniques to safely advance oral feeding skills at each stage.
- 0:00 - Introduction to unique feeding challenges of infants with cleft palate
- 0:05 - Unique anatomy and implications for feeding
- 0:10 - Unique swallow physiology and implications for safe oral feeding
- 0:20 - Texture advancement considerations at each stage
- 0:40 - Feeding and drinking techniques at each stage
- 0:50 - Q/A
- 1:00 - End course + quiz
Information is geared to practitioners with a general working knowledge of current practice trends and literature related to the subject matter. Focus is on increasing understanding and competent application of the subject matter.
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- Presenter is being paid by Therapy Insights to prepare and present this course.
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