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Feeding Therapy

 Safe and effective therapy to ensure adequate nutrition and hydration

Feeding your children and joining in mealtimes together are vital in the bond you form with your child. It can also be one of the major sources of stress for caregivers when feeding difficulties or differences arise that impact your child's nutritional health.

 

Our team at Transforming Speech, LLC is here to help! By combining research-based multi-sensory and behavioral feeding approaches, our therapists work to ensure the safety and comfort of your child at all times while addressing their goals. We work in close contact with your family, coordinating therapists and medical providers to target the specific needs of your child.

 

Our therapists specialize in treating a variety of pediatric feeding difficulties that can occur in childhood including: 

  • Pediatric Feeding Disorder (Avoidant/Restrictive Feeding Intake Disorder)

  • Pediatric Dysphagia 

  • Oral motor weakness or deficiency 

  • Picky or problematic eating 

  • Weaning from bottle feeds 

  • Weaning from tube feeds 

  • Patients receiving supplemental nutrition

  • Sensory difficulties related to feeding

These difficulties can often occur secondary to various medical diagnoses. Our therapists are equipped and trained to treat patients with diagnoses that can include:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder 

  • Global Developmental Delay

  • Developmental Delay

  • Failure to Thrive

  • Down Syndrome 

  • Williams Syndrome 

  • Treacher-Collins Syndrome 

  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome 

  • Cerebral Palsy 

  • Cleft Lip & Palate 

  • Crohn's Disease 

  • Laryngolmalacia 

  • Chronic reflux 

& more!