eMedevents
  • 146,769+ Medical Conferences
  • 284 Specialties
  • 10,926 Organizers
  • 154,829 Speakers
  • 156 Countries
  • 4,688 Cities
48,923+
CME Conference Registrations Sold
Home  >  Board Review Courses  >  CAN-EAT Approach: Using medical, motor, & behavioral strategies in pediatric feeding (Sep 11 - 12, 2020)
CEUs : 1.6

CAN-EAT Approach: Using medical, motor, & behavioral strategies in pediatric feeding (Sep 11 - 12, 2020)

Sep 11 - 12, 2020   |   Asheville, North Carolina  United States of America
Organized by : Motivations Inc.
  Register Now
Conference Brochure

CAN-EAT Approach: Using medical, motor, & behavioral strategies in pediatric feeding is organized by Motivations Inc. and will be held from Sep 11 - 12, 2020 at Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. 

Target Audience:
Speech-Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants, and nutritionists

CEU Credits:
This is a 16-hour course equivalent to 1.6 CEUs. 

Course Summary:
Research indicates that the prevalence of pediatric feeding and swallowing disorders is 80% in the special needs population and 20% in typically developing children. Therefore, most pediatric clinicians will encounter this disorder in some form or another. Feeding disorders come in all shapes and sizes, such as coughing/choking during meals, poor oral-motor skill acquisition, food refusal, oral aversion, g-tube dependence and more. One must be versed in oral-motor and swallowing techniques, respiration, GI issues, nutrition, motor/postural alignment, and behavioral strategies. This is a two-day course focusing on how to approach pediatric feeding and swallowing disorders, how to diagnose and prioritize treatment options, and ensure successful outcomes for you and your patients. Day one will concentrate on medical and nutritional intervention strategies, while day two will focus on evaluation and therapeutic intervention. If children are available, there will be 1-2 live evaluations. 

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
• Explain how feeding disorders develop, the basis for most problems and what maintains them over time 
• Explain how gastrointestinal disorders such as reflux, dysmotility and pain affect feeding in a child 
• Explain the differences between a modified barium swallow study and a fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of feeding and how you would choose one over the other when evaluating a child's swallowing function 
• Explain how to prioritize treatment strategies with a pediatric patient with a feeding disorder 
• Give examples of behavior techniques to use to improve acceptance of bites of food.

Registration Desk

Contact No. : (800) 791-0262

Email:
motivationsceu@gmail.com
admin@motivationsceu.com

Registration

Registration Type Last Date Price
Individual Registration Fee 10 Sep,2020 USD 495.00
Association Registration - Member of APTA, AOTA, NATA-BOC, ASHA Fee 10 Sep,2020 USD 445.00
Consortium Registration - Group Discount Fee 10 Sep,2020 USD 395.00
  • Drive Walk Transit Bicycle

Venue Address

Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park
43 Town Square Blvd
Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America

Plan Your Travel

 
 
 
 

Please Rate this Conference

 0.0
 0.0
 0.0
 0.0
 0.0

Reviews Given by People

No Reviews available. Be the first to write a review.

Hotels Near Venue

Brookside Mountain Mist Inn
24.79 miles from venue
Price : USD 199.00 Per Night
Chimney Rock Inn & Cottages
18.2 miles from venue
Price : USD 107.00 Per Night
The Esmeralda Inn and Restaurant
16.76 miles from venue
Price : USD 189.00 Per Night
Mansouri Mansion
16.53 miles from venue
Price : USD 200.00 Per Night
Close

Session Details

Session Topic Start Time End Time Location Speakers
Close

Workshop Details

Title Start Time End Time Workshop Fee

Subscribe to our Newsletter

x

Subscribe to our newsletter and receive updates on medical conferences, board review courses and news