2021 Virtual Feeding Seminar
November 4-5, 2021
This Seminar is designed to support education-based feeding teams. It will address questions of safe feeding and provide feeding supports in educational settings. New teams, new team members and program administrators are welcome to attend.
The seminar is also open to Parents, Students, Speech-Language Pathologists and Assistants, Occupational Therapists and Assistants, Educators and Assistants, Pediatricians and Assistants, Nurses, Dietitians, and appropriate others.
Emily Homer, CCC-SLP, ASHA Fellow
Overview of Safe Swallowing and Feeding in Schools: Looking at the Big Picture
What you need to know to begin addressing swallowing and feeding in the school setting.
Launching the Newest ECHO network: ECHO for Safe Swallowing and Feeding in School Settings
Session #1 What Administrators Need to Know to Set up a Team Procedure in their District for Addressing Swallowing and Feeding
This session is the first in the newest ECHO network, ECHO for Safe Swallowing and Feeding in School Settings. Emily Homer will deliver this and and subsequent network sessions in this once-monthly series. Each session is related to the development of school feeding teams and best practices for safe processes. The 75-minute sessions will feature Q&A, as well as a case study to deepen understanding of content. Attendees are encouraged to invite feeding team members and administrators to the launch.
Daily Schedule At-a-Glance
Thursday, November 4, 2021
8:00-8:15 - Welcome & Announcements
8:15-9:15 - Emily Homer - Overview of Safe Swallowing and Feeding in Schools: Looking at the Big Picture
9:15-9:30 - Break
9:30-11:30 - Melanie Potock - Partnering with Parents Part 1
11:30-12:15 - Lunch Break
12:15-2:45 - Melanie Potock - Partnering with Parents Part 2
2:45-3:00 - Break
3:00-4:15 - Emily Homer - Session #1 for ECHO for Safe Swallowing and Feeding in School Settings What Administrators Need to Know to Set up a Team Procedure in their District for Addressing Swallowing and Feeding
Friday, November 5, 2021
8:30-8:45 - Welcome & Announcements
8:45-10:30 - Melanie Potock - The Child with Food Anxiety
10:30-10:45 - Break
10:45-11:30 Focus Group Breakout Discussions
11:30-12:15 Lunch Break
12:15-3:00 Holly Knotowicz - Food Allergy, EoE and The Feeding Specialists Role
Conference Registration Fees
Online Registration closes on Monday, November 1, 2021
- $149 for full conference attendance
One-day registration is not available.
Note: Please have payment ready when you register.
There is no refund on cancellations after October 29, 2021.
Certificates of Attendance for 12 contact hour credits will be issued after the 2-day seminar.
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