The Spiral Foundation

Welcome to the Spiral Foundation

Join us this March for a fact-filled weekend on nutrition and feeding intervention! On Saturday, March 7, and Sunday, March 8 we are bringing you two complete one-day courses on how to make the most out of mealtimes.

On Saturday, we have 'Using Nutrition to Improve the Biochemistry of Development, Learning, and Mood,' with Kelly Dorfman, world renowned nutrition expert and author of the popular book 'Cure Your Child with Food: The Hidden Connection Between Nutrition and Childhood Ailments.' Suitable for professionals and parents alike, the course will cover how impacts development and cognitive functioning, and simple nutritional strategies that can help.

Sunday is the 'SMILE Approach to Mealtimes - Assessment and Treatment of Selective Eaters,' with Jessica Lewis and Lori Goodrich. Break down the essential steps of evaluating and treating selective eaters with sensory-motor based concerns.

Special Parent Rate Now Available!
Save 50% on our Saturday course with Kelly Dorfman when you enter the promo code SAVE50 at registration!

Course Spotlight
Building a Sensory Toolbox: Sensory Diets, What They Are, and How to Use Them
with Teresa May-Benson, ScD, OTR/L, FAOTA
Thrusday March 19, 2015
12:00pm - 1:30pm EST
Two Day Course
Sensory Integration Essentials: Intervention
with Teresa May-Benson, ScD, OTR/L, FAOTA
Saturday April 11 - Sunday April 12, 2015

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What's New?
Spiral is recruiting for two ongoing research studies:

Play Skills and Praxis in Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Typically Developing Peers.


Standardization of the Adult/Adolescent Sensory History

To learn more about these studies, and how to participate, please click here for a downloadable flyer. If you are unable, or do not wish to, participate in either study please consider passing this information along. You're help is crucial to the Spiral Foundation's success!

Thank you for your consideration!




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The Spiral Foundation
74 Bridge Street

Newton, MA 02458
(617) 969-4410 ext. 240