KAY A. TOOMEY, PHD

Kay A. Toomey, PhD, is a Pediatric Psychologist who has worked with children who don't eat for almost 30 years.  She has developed the SOS Approach to Feeding as a family-centered program for assessing and treating children with feeding problems.  Dr. Toomey speaks nationally and internationally about her approach.  Dr. Toomey helped to form The Children's Hospital - Denver's Pediatric Oral Feeding Clinic, as well as the Rose Medical Center's Pediatric Feeding Center.  Dr. Toomey co-chaired the Pediatric Therapy Services Department at Rose Medical Center prior to entering private practice.  Dr. Toomey acted as the Clinical Director for Toomey & Associates, Inc.'s Feeding Clinic for six years and SOS Feeding solutions  @ STAR for eight years.  Dr. Toomey is currently the President of Toomey & Associates, Inc., and acts as a Clinical Consultant to the Feeding Clinic at STAR institute.





Speaker Disclosures:



Financial: Kay Toomey is in private practice. She is a clinical consultant for The Feeding Clinic @ STAR. She is a professional consultant for Nestle/Gerber Food Products, Inc. Dr. Toomey is an author and receives royalties. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.



Non-financial: Kay Toomey is a non-paid advisory board member of Feeding Matters. She is a member of the American Psychological Association; the Colorado Psychological Association; Society of Pediatric Psychology; and Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.