Professional Education

Professional Education

Pediatric Feeding & Swallowing provides onsite and online conferences for those seeking education in pediatric feeding & dysphagia.  Both provide continuing education credits for speech pathologists, lactation consultants, and other professions.


What Sets Us Apart


Have ever gone to a conference and when it was over you felt like you now know the literature but you really don’t know what to do?  Our material is based on actual experience not just research studies.   If you are a practicing clinician seeking a real world education and instruction to further your abilities or your practice/hospital, we provide a wide range of education from beginner to very advanced.  The focus is evaluating and treating patients.  Our curriculum is built upon what works in a clinical setting  and how to address the myriad of factors with pediatric feeding and dysphagia.  Please send us an email to or call us at 727-217-5023


We Offer the Following Professional Education Services


Onsite Conferences, Presentations, and Staff Training

Are you interested in conference presentations or training for your staff, or considering hosting a workshop for your community?  We can help.  We have topics that you can choose from or you may design your own 1-3 day lecture style training or hands on workshop/demonstration.  Call or email us and we can help you design a continuing education experience that you will truly fit your needs and learning style.  Joan’s easy teaching style will combine the latest research with her over 30 years of expertise providing the learner with real clinical stories, antidotes and case studies.  You will be ready to help even the most complicated infant or child with dysphagia/feeding disorder.  Please send us an email to or call us at 727-217-5023

Online Education, Presentations, and Staff Training

Earn CEU’s in the privacy of your home, when it is convenient for you, without the added expense of travel.  Are you tired of going to courses that don’t really address your clinical needs?  Then we have the course for you!  Our on-line pediatric Dysphagia Course is comprehensive, addressing all of the topics you need to truly feel comfortable in providing feeding and swallowing therapy.  Please send us an email to or call us at 727-217-5023


New Curriculum & Suggestions


We appreciate your suggestions for new curriculum and areas to address more clinicians in our field.  Please send us an email to or call us at 727-217-5023

If you have a professional group that would like to learn more about pediatric dysphagia we can help.  Joan Comrie, M.S.,CCC-SLP has been speaking on the many topics of pediatric dysphagia since 1987.  Joan has lectured both nationally and internationally, has published multiple articles and educational pieces.  Click her to see the many topics that she can speak about.  We can also design a conference or workshop with your specific topics in mind.  Please contact us

You can download an example of a course brochure here. Example Conference Brochure