Targets the act of eating, which includes choosing to eat, bringing food to the mouth and manipulating the food in order to swallow it. This therapy addresses aversions to foods and textures.
Targets the act of swallowing. Swallowing therapy could involve working on motor or sensory problems, which include sucking/suctioning, and chewing/swallowing. Swallowing problems can be in the oral (mouth), pharyngeal (throat) or esophageal (stomach pipe) phase.