August 19, 2022 - 11:15 am
WEBINAR – Ethical Considerations When Working with Autistic Clients with Restricted Feeding
*This is a CLOSED training for THERAPY 2000 / GAT employees only
Audience: ST & OT Feeding Therapists
CEU Hours: 1 Hour to be approved by TSHA & TOTA
Rachel Dorsey, MS CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist and owner of Rachel Dorsey: Autistic SLP, LLC where she works exclusively with Autistic clients of all ages. She has been published in the ASHA Leader, been features in the ASHA Voices Podcast, was an invited speaker in the 2021 ASHA Convention, and is on the Autism Topic Committee Board for the 2022 ASHA Convention.
Rachel Dorsey, MS, CCC-SLP will discuss lived and clinical experience alongside research surrounding restrictive feeding therapies for the Autistic population. Audiences will be challenged to reconceptualize when and why clients do or do not need clinical intervention. Examples of ethical clinical intervention will be given.
At the end of this training, participants will be able to:
1. Describe at least 3 ethical considerations when working on restricted feeding in the Autistic population
2. Determine when Autistic clients should receive feeding therapy for restricted feeding.