2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    Feb 27, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HP 615 Treatment and Evaluation of Pediatric Feeding Issues

3 credits

This course provides an extensive overview of evaluation and treatment of pediatric feeding disorders. The course will focus on oral motor dysfunction, tube-feeding, sensory issues, respiratory issues, medical and nutritional issues, positioning and handling, and behavioral management related to feeding/eating. Conditions which affect feeding/eating are explored along with medical and therapeutic assessments. The students will apply the course content to their clinical and professional practice settings through course assignments.

Prerequisite(s): Students must be licensed occupational therapists or have completed one Level II Fieldwork Experience.

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