Dr. Kay Toomey is a Pediatric Psychologist who, for almost 30 years, has worked with children who don't eat. She has developed the SOS Approach to Feeding as a family centered program for assessing and treating children with Feeding Problems. Dr. Toomey speaks nationally and internationally about her approach. She also acts as a consultant to Gerber Products. Dr. Toomey helped to form The Children's Hospital - Denver's Pediatric Oral Feeding Clinic, as well as the Rose Medical Center's Pediatric Feeding Center. Dr. Toomey co-chaired the Pediatric Therapy Services Department at Rose Medical Center prior to entering private practice. Dr. Toomey is currently the President of Toomey & Associates, Inc., as well as the Clinical Director of SOS Feeding Solutions @ STAR (Sensory Therapy and Research Center with Dr. Lucy Jane Miller).
When Children Won't Eat: Picky Eaters vs. Problem Feeders. Assessment and Treatment Using the SOS Approach to Feeding
What others are saying:
"Finally! A systematic approach to treating children with feeding issues." -Kristen Inman OTR
"These ladies are experts in their field. They provide research, statistics and most importantly practical application with their own real world experience." -Kara Clark, SLP
"I truly am empowered by this approach. I can not wait to get back and use what I have learned with families that I work with." -Lauren Marcoccio, SLP
"The SOS course is something I'd 100% recommend to all professionals involved with FeedingTherapy. I feel ready to go back to work and complement all ofthe strategies I've learned, with confidence. This course has been the most informative and enjoyablecourse I've attended." -Amber McCollister, SLP
"Having attended numerous courses during my career, this is by far the most comprehensive systematic approach to feeding that I have encountered. I've been given specific techniques that can be initiated tomorrow." -Eileen McFarland OT