CDD SUPPORTS AND ASSESSMENTS FOR FEEDING AND EATING PROGRAM (SAFE)

Organization Name: UNM/HSC CENTER FOR DEVELOPMENT & DISABILITY (CDD)
Address: 2300 Menaul Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-272-0125
Fax: 505-272-9014
Wheelchair Accessible: Ramps
Services Provided: Provides feeding evaluations and recommendations for children with feeding difficulties (e.g. autism spectrum disorders ASD, behavior difficulties, and medical concerns). Feeding assessment focuses on behavioral feeding issues, oral motor function, positioning, adaptive equipment, food textures, health screening and diet analysis.Services Provided: A clinic-based assessment team with expertise in swallowing disorders and feeding difficulties. The team consists of a medical provider, Speech language pathologist (SLP), Occupational Therapist (OT), and a Dietitician. A detailed written report of the assessment with recommendations. Assistance in locating appropriate community resources. Support to develop a mealtime program for children who require a detailed "how-to" feeding instruction

Accessibility Information
Assistive Technology Information
Autism Therapy
Caregiver Training
Case/Care Management
Case/Care Management Referrals
Comprehensive Information and Referral
Developmental Assessment
Disease/Disability Information
Early Identification Programs
Information and Referral
Pediatric Feeding Disorders Programs
Physical Therapy
Special Education Assessment
Specialized Information and Referral
Speech Therapy
State Medicaid Waiver Programs
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 3/27/2019