One of the most frequently asked questions in oral placement and feeding courses is how to address copious drooling. Understanding the possible challenges which impact a client’s ability to manage their secretions is essential to planning a program.
Talk Tools Instructor and Feeding Expert, Lori Overland, will discuss saliva production, typical drooling, causes for atypical or copious drooling and remediation strategies.
- Describe typical drooling in infants.
- Identify causes of difficulty managing secretions.
- Identify components of an assessment.
- Apply at least 3 remediation techniques.
- 20 mins: What, When, Why — Typical drooling infants
- 30 mins: Atypical drooling: Signs and Symptoms
- 30 mins: Assessment of typical vs. Atypical drooling
- 30 mins: Techniques for drooling remediation
- 10 mins: Q & A
NOTE: there may changes to handouts/resources prior to the start of the workshop -- be sure you have reviewed any versions you may have downloaded to make sure you have the latest version
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RECORDED PRESENTATION WILL BE AVAILABLE UNTIL THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2023
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