Topic Outline

  • Oral Motor Skills: What are They? 
  • Why is the Development of Oral Motor Skills Important? 
  • Foundations & Impact on Development 
  • Other Identification Considerations When Assessing Mealtime Skills: Positioning, Sensory Issues, Environment, Psychosocial, Cognitive/Communicative & Cultural 
  • Outcomes of Oral Motor Dysfunction 
  • Identification & Treatment Process 
  • Slides, Videos, Experiential Tasks Tools You Can Use