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13th International Institute & Symposium

October 20 - 22, 2011
Fort Lauderdale, Florida

October 20, 2011
Pre Symposium Institute for Professionals: Designing Spaces for Children with Sensory Processing Disorder

October 20, 2011
Parent Workshop: Introduction to SPD

October 21-22, 2011
Symposium: Advanced Research and Innovative Practice: Understanding the Role of Sensation in Daily Life


The Westin Fort Lauderdale
400 Corporate Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334

Sensational reasons to attend

Presentations from prominent leaders in SPD research and intervention. Networking opportunities with local colleagues and others from around the world. Exhibitors showcasing the newest and most advanced sensory solutions for professionals and parents. And so much more!


  • Ric Carrasco, PhD, OTR, Nova Southeastern University
  • Deborah DiMare, DiMare Design Group
  • Diana Henry, MS, OTR, Henry Occupational Therapy Services
  • Mary Jones, OTR/L, Sensational Kids LLC
  • Shelly Lane, PhD, OTR, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Lucy Jane Miller, PhD, OTR, Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation and STAR (Sensory Therapies And Research) Center
  • Carolyn Murray Slutsky, MS, OTR, STAR Services, Hollywood, FL
  • Ariela Newman, PhD, OTR, Nova Southeastern University
  • Betty A. Paris, PT, Med, STAR Services, Hollywood, FL
  • Stacey Reynolds, PhD, OTR, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Sarah A. Schoen, PhD, OTR, Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation and STAR (Sensory Therapies And Research) Center

And other sensational speakers!

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The S.O.S. (Sequential Oral Sensory approach to feeding conference

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