Feeding Therapy

Feeding Therapy at NSPT

FEEDING

A speech language pathologist who provides feeding therapy can help with mealtimes in a variety of ways. They can help families expand their child’s food repertoire as well as utilize oral motor exercises to increase their ability to chew and/or swallow.

We also specialize in lactation services.

FEEDING SERVICES BENEFIT:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Down Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Sensory Processing Disorder
  • Picky eaters
  • Developmental delays
  • Children transitioning from tube feedings to oral feedings
  • Children having difficulty transitioning to solids

HOW DO I SCHEDULE A FEEDING APPOINTMENT?

STEP 1: CONTACT US

Call us at  (877) 486-4140 or fill out a form. Our friendly, intake specialists are ready to help get you scheduled, verify your insurance, and answer questions you may have.

STEP 2: INITIAL INTAKE

You will meet with a licensed therapist for the intake. During this time the therapist will gather relevant history and discuss current concerns that have lead the family to seek services.

STEP 3: CHILD SESSIONS

The therapist will meet with the child to formulate a treatment plan based on presenting issues. Typically, sessions occur weekly. Your therapist will recommend frequency for sessions.