feeding.jpgThe S.O.S.
Sequential Oral Sensory
Approach to Feeding

Kay A. Toomey, PhD
Pediatric Psychologist

Erin Ross, PhD, CCC-SLP

Basic Course: SOS Approach to Feeding is a transdisciplinary program for assessing and treating children with feeding difficulties and weight/growth problems of all ages, with a special focus on children from 12 months to 5 years old.

"The Advanced Workshop Topics will now be offered online and are accessible 24/7. Choose the topics relevant to your practice and view them at your convenience day or night. Available at www.spduniversity.org. The Basic Workshop is a prerequisite for purchasing Online Advanced Topics.

It integrates posture, sensory, motor, behavioral/learning, medical and nutritional factors to comprehensively evaluate and manage children with feeding/growth problems. Basic course is a prerequisite for attending Advanced Workshops.The Basic 3-day workshop has now been expanded to a 4th day, providing more in-depth content than ever before!

Advanced Course: Designed to further the skills of professionals who have already attended the 3-day or 4-day Basic SOS Approach to Feeding Course. The workshops will delineate special concepts and treatment variations for specific feeding problems. Advanced courses are available online at SPD University.

This workshop provides training on the SOS Approach to Feeding and will not include information or training on other approaches.

Fremont, California

Basic Agenda
Basic Objectives

Basic 4-day course: December 3-6, 2015

AOTA Continuing Education credit awarded:
Basic 4-day Course: 28 Hours (2.8 CEUs)

 Details and Registration




photo-DrKayToomey.jpgKay A. Toomey, PhD, pediatric psychologist and Clinical Director of SOS Feeding Solutions at STAR (Sensory Therapies And Research) Center developed the SOS Approach to Feeding as a family-centered program for assessing and treating children with feeding problems.

photo-ErinRoss.jpgErin Ross, PhD, CCC-SLP, specializes in evaluating and treating feeding and growth problems in medically-fragile infants and children and is a member of the SOS Feeding Solutions at STAR Center team.

Faculty Bios

SPD Foundation and STAR Center Complaint Policy

S.O.S. Approach to Feeding Faculty Disclosures