5 Helpful Sensory Tips for Infant/Toddler Development
Practical Sensory Motor Based Interventions
Understand the basics of sensory processing and explore sensory strategies to help with common challenges including fussy infants, cautious slow milestone babies, picky eaters, super sensitive tots and more! Therapists, Educators, Child Care Providers and Parents will find this workshop informative, engaging and practical!
After completing this 30 minute webinar, participants will be able to...
- State a general definition of sensory integration/processing.
- Understand how sensory processing issues may impact an infant/toddler's ability to self-regulate.
- Identify two strategies for picky eaters.
- Be familiar with additional references for further information.
Cecilia Cruse, MS. OTR/L received her BS degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Florida, and her Master’s degree in Education from Georgia State University. She is SIPT (Sensory Integration & Praxis Test) certified and has over 30 years’ experience in pediatrics with school-based services (including pre-school and Head Start programs) acute care and outpatient pediatric settings including Augusta University in Georgia, and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite. Cecilia has experience as a consultant, author and lecturer including TV appearances, such as CNN’s Health Watch and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. She has authored several articles for professional periodicals and magazines and has served as a trainer/consultant and service provider in several school systems. Cecilia is currently the Subject Matter Expert for Abilitations/ School Specialty Special Needs Division. She also lectures nationwide on practical sensory solutions for educators, therapists and parents. She is “energetic” and “entertaining” and insists on a fun learning experience.