This program is open to parents, professionals and students. Our Nicklaus Children’s Hospital speech language pathologist will discuss feeding development, breast feeding, signs of feeding issues, strategies to implement treatment sessions and best feeding utensils.
This program for parents, professionals and students focuses on the following:
- Feeding development, including breastfeeding
- Indications of feeding issues
- Strategies to implement at home or in treatment sessions
- The best feeding utensils based on functionality and development
About the Speaker
Cindy Herdé, M.A., CCC-SLP/CKTP
is a pediatric speech language pathologist with 14 years of experience in pediatric feeding and swallowing. Throughout her career working in both hospital and early intervention settings, she has collaborated with pediatricians, gastroenterologists, nutritionists, lactation consultants, behavior analysts, and physical and occupational therapists to support children with feeding challenges.
Cindy is a graduate of the University of Central Florida and practiced in Boston and Chicago prior to joining Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in 2014.
Cost: Free with registration.
For more information or to register:
For more information or to register, please e-mail Wendy.Johnson@nicklaushealth.org
or call 305-662-8282.