Jennifer is the owner of Spectrum Pediatrics and an Occupational Therapist who received her B.S. Degree in Education from Bowling Green State University and a M.S. Degree in Occupational Therapy from Tufts University. Jennifer’s love for children led her to provide occupational therapy services to children with a variety of developmental delays and special abilities. She founded the Spectrum Pediatrics groundbreaking Feeding Tube Weaning and Family Mealtime Coaching programs. Jennifer is a feeding specialist who is inspired to help children overcome obstacles so that they can become happy and healthy eaters. Jennifer uses evidence-based and family-centered strategies to facilitate change in children’s feeding and improve family mealtime interactions. Contact Jennifer
Heidi Liefer Moreland
MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, CLC
Heidi is a speech-language pathologist and the Clinical Coordinator for the Tube Weaning Program. She received a B.S. in Early Childhood Education from the University of Illinois, and taught pre-school before completing her Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology at UNC-Chapel Hill. She worked for UNC Hospitals and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, specializing in feeding and swallowing disorders. Heidi is a Certified Lactation Counselor and a Board-Certified Specialist in Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders. She has a strong interest in research, and believes that evidence-based practice must be functional and fun in order to be effective and lasting. Although Heidi is passionate about developing treatment protocols that are safe and effective, her favorite part of treatment is helping parents feel confident in their interactions with their child, and watching children become confident and proud eaters and communicators.
Brianna is a Speech-Language Pathologist with a passion for helping young children be their best. She received her B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of New Hampshire and graduated from the University of the District of Columbia where she obtained her M.S. degree in Speech Language Pathology. She is a Certified Early Intervention Specialist who has worked with children in a variety of settings. She has a special interest in helping to empower children to interact in more fully with others through the use of assistive technology. As a member of the Tube Weaning and Responsive Feeding programs, she shares her passion for helping children participate in happy, healthy mealtimes with their families.
Krystina is a Speech-Language Pathologist who received her B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from The Pennsylvania State University and her M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Loyola University, Maryland. Krystina believes passionately in functional individualized therapy that impacts the child and empowers their family. Krystina has worked in a variety of settings including preschool, nonpublic special education school, and hospital outpatient rehab, and has worked with children in the areas of voice, expressive and receptive language, and articulation. Krystina is a PROMPT-trained therapist and Child Light trained Children’s Yoga Instructor. Krystina has specialized experience in feeding therapy, and is a member of the Spectrum Pediatrics Responsive Feeding Team. Krystina enjoys thinking creatively to help children communicate and thrive to achieve their full potential.
Jamie is a Speech-Language Pathologist who received her B.S. in Psychology from the University of South Carolina. She obtained her M.S. degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Northeastern University in Boston, MA. Jamie is a Certified Early Intervention Specialist, and enjoys seeing children develop the abilities to communicate with their family and loved ones. As a member of the Tube Weaning and Responsive Feeding Teams, Jamie is skilled at coaching families on achieving enjoyable family mealtimes for children of every age and ability level. She works closely with families and team members to identify their child's feeding difficulties in order to rebuild their relationship with food. Jamie loves being able to help children reach their maximum potential in their most natural environment.