Services

Infant Feeding

Feeding your baby is not always easy.  If you are having any difficulty, we are here to support you!

Includes:

-Breastfeeding concerns

-Bottle feeding concerns

-Oral motor concerns

-Difficulty latching to the breast or bottle

-Nipple pain

-Frequently coughing or choking

-Pumping concerns

-Milk supply concerns

-Slow weight gain

-Pre and post op care when releasing tethered oral tissues

-Weaning

Prenatal Prep Consult

Our goal is to make feeding a positive experience for you and your growing family from the start!   We provide individualized infant feeding education to address your personalized feeding goals: breast, bottle, or combo feeding.  

 

Education includes: 

-hunger cues

-positioning

-latching

-bottle/nipple selection

-pacifiers

-positive oral motor experiences

-pumping schedules

-milk storage

Pediatric Feeding

We work with your child and family to create positive mealtime experiences and improve oral sensory-motor feeding skills.  All goals are family driven with a strong focus on responsive feeding. 

Includes difficulty with:

-Transitioning to Solids

-Chewing

-Swallowing

-Excessive gagging

-Vomiting during meals

-Oral Motor Weaknesses

-Picky eating 

-Anxiety around new foods

-Extended mealtimes (30+ mins)

-Stressful mealtimes

Starting Solids

 If you are feeling unsure or overwhelmed by starting solids with your baby, we are here to help!  There are so many approaches to starting solids with no one way being the “right” way for everyone.  We will come up with an individualized plan to introduce solids to your baby and help set your family up for feeding success.

 

Includes:

-Assessing the signs of readiness to start solids

-Determining the right feeding method for your family- Baby led weaning/puree/combo feeding

-Appropriate textures and how to prepare foods safely

-Ideal positioning/seating

-Strategies to set your baby up for success and decrease picky eating

-Cup/straw drinking

-Ask any questions and problem solve concerns

Early Speech & Language

We provide direct therapy to your child and empower you to structure your child’s environment and daily routines to promote speech and language development.  We will work with you to develop an individualized treatment plan with goals and strategies to carryover at home.  

 

Includes difficulty with:

-Understanding words and directions

-Use of gestures

-Use of sounds and words

-Combining words

-Speech sound production

-Being understood by others

1:1 Parent Coaching

Have questions about your child’s speech, language, or feeding skills but don’t feel like you need ongoing support?  We offer 1:1 parent coaching sessions.  They are a great way to ask individualized questions about your child and problem solve with a feeding and speech therapist.  Includes a written handout with several tips and tricks tailored to your child.  45 mins.

 

Topics could include:

-Tips to help your toddler try new foods

-Tips to raise a happy eater

-Tips to wean off the bottle

-Tips to help your baby/toddler meet their communication milestones

-And many more!