Goodbye Mealtime Struggle Part 1
In this webinar you will learn:
Objectives of the Webinar
1. To educate the audience about sensory sensitivity and food selectivity, including what they are and how they can affect mealtime.
2. To introduce a sensory approach to addressing mealtime struggles, including strategies for addressing picky eating and other food-related challenges.
3. To provide an introduction to the Food Explorer program and how it can be used to help children with sensory sensitivity and food selectivity explore and try new foods.
About the speakers:
Joa Feghali, Master of Science in Speech and Language Therapy, is a highly qualified and compassionate therapist with expertise in evidence-based therapy for children and teenagers with communication, language, and feeding difficulties. With certifications in SCERTS, Exchange and Developmental Therapy, ADOS2, and training in the SOS Approach to Feeding, Joa can help your child expand their food choices and end mealtime struggles. With 6 years of experience and fluency in Arabic, English and French, Joa is dedicated to providing effective and personalized therapy to help your child reach their full potential.
Varsha Vijayan is a highly skilled Speech and Language Therapist with a Master’s in Speech Language Pathology and 6 years of experience. She is a Registered MBSImp Clinician with expertise in Digital Accelerometry for Swallowing Imaging, Digital Swallow Workstation, and Iowa Oral Performance Instrument making her well-versed in a variety of therapeutic techniques and tools. Varsha is certified in SCERTS 1 and DIR Floortime 101 and is a valuable member of the “Goodbye Mealtime Struggle” team, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to help children expand their food choices and end mealtime struggles.
We hope that the information shared in this webinar will help you better understand mealtime struggle and the ways in which it affects individuals with this condition. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.
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Thank you for your interest in understanding Feeding Therapy and we hope you find the webinar informative and valuable.