Breastfeeding and Sensory Processing (Resources)

Image courtesy of Ohmega1982 /

Image courtesy of Ohmega1982 /

Breastfeeding and the Sensory World of the Baby Part I and Part II by Beverly Morgan, IBCLC, Caroline L. Bias, M.S., CCC-SLP, Susan Chick, & Hilary Jacobson, CH.HU.SI.

Sensory Processing and Breastfeeding by a2z lactation

Tactile Defensiveness and Other Sensory Modulation Difficulties by Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC, from Leaven, Vol. 37 No. 3, June-July 2001, pp. 51-53.

Oral Motor Skills and Breastfeeding:  Oral Defensiveness by Caroline L. Bias, M.S., CCC-SLP, Susan Chick, Beverly Morgan, IBCLC

Sensory Integration by Barb Henry, OTR

Tongue-tie and breastfeeding/Sensory Integration (Processing) DisorderLLLI podcast featuring Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC

Genna CW. Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants. Jones & Bartlett Publishers; 2013. Chapter 11. (excerpt on Sensory Integration from 2008 edition)


About Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) from the SPD Foundation