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ASI/ASWNY Spring Workshop

Autism Services, Inc. and the Autism Society Western New York Chapter are pleased to present….
Feeding Strategies for Picky Eaters

Shawn Manvell, M.S. CCC-SLP Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist
Saturday, April 22, 2017 – 8:45 am – 12:45 pm
Classics V Conference and Banquet Center

Shawn Manvell is a licensed speech-language pathologist and iOS app developer who works in five counties surrounding Los Angeles, California. This evidence-based workshop is directed towards professionals and parents who work with and care for toddlers, children and adolescents who demonstrate feeding difficulties. You will learn strategies and hands-on techniques that will reduce mealtime struggles and increase food intake. The presentation will also discuss the prevalence of feeding disorders and factors that contribute to feeding problems, as well as the difference between picky eaters and feeding disorders.

Learn how to expand the child’s repertoire of food choices and decrease refusals and other problems to make mealtime a success!

Disclosure: Financial – Ms. Manvell does have a financial relationship as she is the owner of Speech Wizard and developer of “Articulation with the Speech Wizard” app. Content – The speaker has no non-financial relationships to disclose.

In addition, we are pleased to announce that we will be offering ASHA CEU credit through the Speech-Language-Hearing Association of Western New York (SHAWNY), and IACET as well as AOTA CEUs for OTs/COTAs/PTs/PTAs through Learning Partners! Both SHAWNY and Learning Partners are co-sponsors of this workshop. The cost and CEU credit information is listed below:

Registration Category Price 

(includes $10.00 late registration fee for late/walk-in registrations)*

  Continuing Education Credits Available
Parent/Individual with ASD $22.00 per person   n/a
Speech-Language Pathologists
& Audiologists
$48.00 per person   .35 ASHA CEUs
OTs and COTAs $48.00 per person   3 IACET CEUs; .3 AOTA CEUs- Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process; 3.75 NBCOT PDUs, 3.0 NYS Continuing Competency Units for OTs/OTAs
PTs and PTAs $48.00 per person   .3 NYS Approved PT Board CEUs
Other Professionals/ Paraprofessionals/Students $38.00 per person   No CEUs awarded

*Please note that online registration is now closed.  Please contact the Autism Society WNY Chapter at (716) 633-2275 for information regarding walk-in registration availability.   Please note that a $10.00 late fee has been added to pre-registration prices above. 

All attendees will receive a Certificate of Attendance. You MUST be pre-registered to be guaranteed handouts/packets.  Handouts/packets are not guaranteed for walk-in registrations.

Download Feeding Strategies for Picky Eaters Brochure here

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