Nina Ayd Johanson, MA, MS, CCC-SLP, CLC
Pediatric Feeding Expert
Pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist/Feeding Specialist
Certified Lactation Counselor
Certified Educator of Infant Massage
Certified Holistic Health Practioner
AEIOU Course Instructor Disclosures:
Nina Ayd Johanson has no relevant financial relationships in the products or services described, reviewed, evaluated or compared in this presentation. She receives a speaking fee for presenting this course.
Nina Ayd Johanson has no relevant nonfinancial relationships in the products or services described, reviewed, evaluated or compared in this presentation.
Nina Ayd Johanson
Nina Ayd Johanson, MA, MS, CCC-SLP, CLC, a highly regarded clinician and renowned teacher with more than 25 years experience, is a senior speech language pathologist for an acclaimed children’s hospital where she is the founder and lead therapist of the TOTS Program (for infants with feeding problems due to tethered oral tissue). Nina has trained thousands of therapists around the United States in "AEIOU: An Integrated Approach to Pediatric Feeding", a course that she developed and continues to teach. A Certified Lactation Counselor and Certified Educator of Infant Massage, Nina also works in private practice in Baltimore and lectures nationally. She has extensive experience in home-based early intervention and parent training specializing in the evaluation and treatment of children with oral motor/feeding disorders, complex medical issues, autism spectrum disorders, and other developmental disabilities. She holds a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from Loyola College of Maryland and a Master of Arts in Applied Healing Arts from the Tai Sophia Institute (now the Maryland University of Integrative Health). She is a board certified Holistic Health Practitioner and was trained in integrative nutrition through the Center for Mind Body Medicine’s Food As Medicine, the nation’s leading clinical nutrition training program for healthcare professionals.