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Clinician's View
Clinician's View is a major developer and producer of continuing education videotapes for therapists and educators. Their catalog provides a full description of videos in infant development, movement, oral-motor, feeding, and respiration. In addition, they rent 5 hour videotaped seminars of popular rehabilitation topics.

Erhardt Developmental Products
Erhardt Developmental Products provides instructional videotapes and other materials for individuals who work with children who have developmental and multiple disabilities. Videotapes by Rhoda P. Erhardt, MS, OTR cover the areas of hand function, visual function, feeding, eye-hand coordination and visual-perceptual-motor problems. They describe normal and atypical development, assessment procedures, and intervention programs. Each includes inservice suggestions and discussion guides to be duplicated for viewers.

Children's Medical Ventures
Children's Medical Ventures was formed by 36 of the nation's premier children's hospitals to help improve the health and well-being of premature infants and newborns. They have developed a line of products specifically for preemies, including pacifiers and simple positioning equipment. In addition to product information, the web site includes an information library, dictionary of medical terms, and clinical and parent bulletin boards.

Sensory Resources specializes in books, audio recordings and videotapes on sensory processing and integration. They are the publishers of the unique product line developed by Belle Curve Records. These include a series of SongamesAE that augment therapist or parent supervised treatment activities for occupational, physical or speech therapy. Featured is the widely acclaimed Marvelous Mouth Music that was developed by Belle Curve and Suzanne Evans Morris.

Uplander Sage
Integrated Eating Solutions (I.E.S.) is an innovative software database program designed to provide an efficient system for recording information from a feeding evaluation and creating mealtime reports. Its framework utilizes a functional observational approach for working with children and adults who display oral motor or feeding difficulties. Information is recorded in checklist formats. Data entry is point and click. Custom note fields give flexibility for additional descriptions. The program produces consistent, quality reports with easy retrieval and access to past reports. The Uplander Sage website is a goldmine of information on the program. Each section is described in detail and tutorials are provided for both new and current users of the I.E.S. Download their demonstration software (Macintosh and Windows compatible) and try it for a month.

Beyond the Book
Beyond the Book is the website of Dr. Jacqueline Stordy, a researcher studying the effect of specific types of essential fatty acids (EFAs) on children’s development. Dr. Stordy is the co-author of the book, “The LCP Solution”, which describes the effect of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplements in the treatment of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, dyslexia and dyspraxia. The website provides additional information on new research, book reviews, and anecdotal descriptions of several children who have benefited from LCP supplements. Dr. Stordy also publishes the “LCP Focus Ezine” which is available by e-mail subscription or in an online archive.

Electro-Pure Colloidal Silver
Colloidal silver is a natural alternative to antibiotics. There is no disease causing bacteria that can live in the presence of even minute traces of metallic silver. It is also effective against viral and fungal diseases. Electro-Pure? Colloidal Silver is the creation of biologist David Beebe, who understands the production of high quality colloidal metals and has done extensive research into their efficiency. His web site provides extensive educational material on colloidal silver and its history and effectiveness. Research data on purity and chemical comparison with other colloidal silver manufacturers is provided.

Mannatech is a well-established network marketing company that researches and develops high quality glyconutritional and phytonutritional products which are sold by local distributors. These food supplement products support the immune system and overall development of health and wellness.

Fruit-Eze is a delicious fruit paste, blended from a special mixture of prunes, dates and raisins. It provides a highly concentrated and easily assimilated source of soluble and non-soluble fiber that can be used as an effective substitute for bulk laxatives. The website provides detailed instructions for use by children, adults and long-term care facilities. Suggestions are also given for mixing the product with formulas for tube feeding. Research data on the effectiveness of Fruit-Eze is provided.

PDP - Professional Development Programs
PDP provides developmental learning materials, sensory integration treatment products, and publications, as well as continuing education seminars. Their web site contains full descriptions of their workshops, copies of the workshop brochures, and online ordering for their products..

Talk Tools: Innovative Therapists International
Innovative Therapists is a continuing education company designed to provide workshops on the techniques associated with oral-motor therapy. Workshops are provided by Sara Rosenfeld Johnson and Lori Overland. Talk Tools also sells a variety of kits for therapy.

Pam Marshalla
Pam Marshalla writes practical books on topics in speech and language therapy. Topics include apraxia, oral-motor, drooling, thumsucking and articulation therapy. She also speaks at various continuing education programs across the US and Canada.

Speech Dynamics
This visually attractive site features the oral-motor seminars of Charlotte Boshart. A product catalog and newsletter are also provided.

Northern Speech/National Rehabilitation Services, Inc.
Northern Speech/National Rehabilitation Services, Inc. sponsors continuing education courses for speech pathologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, nurses and other health care professionals. Topics focus on the issues of clients with dysphagia, tracheostomies and ventilators, dementia, and apraxia. NSS/NRS also publishes and distributes cognitive and language assessment scales and therapy materials for speech pathologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, psychologists and other health care professionals. Their Swallowing Disorder Products include videotapes and training materials by Jeri Logemann, Ph.D.

Golden Sunrise produces a high quality food supplement, Nutri-Rice. Rice bran is one of the richest sources of essential amino acids, vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids, and anti-oxidants. Nutri-Rice Solubles is 100% premium rice bran, stabilized by a natural process without the use of chemicals or preservatives. It is easily assimilated providing vital nutrients, all occurring naturally. Nutri-Rice can be added to formulas and foods to provide additional nutrition and calories. Each 3 Tbs. serving adds 82 calories to the diet.

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