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We are looking for a pediatric occupational therapist who has extensive experience in feeding and swallowing therapy with infants and toddlers who are in the 15 month age category. We prefer to do in home therapy sessions at least once a week but the timeline and consistency of sessions can be determined upon initial assessment.
My son is 15 months old and experiencing significant difficulties surrounding feeding and mealtimes. He cannot process a majority of solid foods and as such has a diet consisting of mainly purees, apple sauce and yogurt.
His issues with solid foods started when he was first introduced to solids at 6 1/2 months. When he was first presented with solids he gagged on his food and spit it out and if he did swallow his food he would proceed to throw up the entire contents of what he had previously eaten. He has since grown out of the throwing up but still spits out a majority of his solid foods.
We have tried a wide variety of solids including: fruits, vegetables, carbohydrates and meats. He has been given numerous opportunities to try an extensive and wide assortment of foods including: apples, oranges, grapes, pears, bananas, mangos, carrots, peas, cauliflower, broccoli, tomatoes, lettuce with/without salad dressing, potatoes both mashed and boiled, French fries, pasta, rice, tacos, burritos, chili, shepards pie, chicken fingers, fish sticks, hotdogs etc.
Job Description: Occupational Therapist
Growing Changes - Occupational Therapy
Services for Children is seeking an Occupational Therapist to provide
assessment and implementation of Occupational Therapy interventions to children
with developmental needs in a community setting.
·Registration with Alberta
College of Occupational Therapists
·Commitment to working with
children and their families
·Experience working with
children with special needs
·Ability to work independently
organizational and time management skills
·Personal vehicle and must be
able to drive within Edmonton region and outlining communities
Growing Changes offers mentoring and
If interested please email resume to
Part-time temporary (.5) Occupational Therapist - immediate to June 2017
Are you interested in: • an Occupational Therapy opportunity that focuses on community pediatrics? • working for a supportive, flexible employer in a dynamic multi-disciplinary team context, in a small local school division. •great job satisfaction and the opportunity to make an important difference in a child’s life?
The Sturgeon School Division is currently seeking a part time Occupational Therapist (.5 position is available), beginning immediately and continuing to the end of the school year in 2017. The position is primarily with the Early Childhood Education program, providing direct and consultative Occupational Therapy services in school, home and community settings to children with disabilities who are between 2½ and 6 years of age.
This position has tremendous job satisfaction, a supportive multidisciplinary team to work with and scheduling flexibility. Working connected with a small school division allows for the opportunity to really make a difference!
The ideal candidate we are searching for will have a background in Pediatrics. The successful candidate must have a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy and must be registered with ACOT. Candidates must have own transportation as travel is required throughout the school division. Competitive wages. The Sturgeon School Division’s Central Office is in Morinville, approximately 15 minutes drive north of Edmonton. This school division covers a small geographical region immediately north of the Edmonton/ St. Albert /Fort Saskatchewan area.