Shanna M. Semmler, OTD, OTR/L, CNT, NTMTC is an Occupational Therapist who has spent her entire career helping premature infants and full-term infants with medical complexities and/or birth trauma achieve their maximal potential.
Her newest course, Feeding Tiny Humans: Strategies for “Typical” to Troubled Premature and Medically Complex Babies, is now available as a live webinar and is scheduled for October 1 and 2, 2022. Participants will earn 12 contact hours (1.2 CEUs) for completing both days and the cost is $369/person.
For the last 13 years, Semmler has worked in an academic medical center Level IV NICU helping infants born as early as 22 weeks. Her extensive knowledge of the subject is outlined in this course, which includes lecture, small group discussion, and clinical scenarios with video to enhance observation skills of attendees. Therapists will learn to evaluate infant feeding performance and provide evidence-supported interventions to maximize infants’ outcomes.