Welcome to Sheppard Dysphagia Resource, home of the Dysphagia Disorder Survey, a validated and standardized assessment for eating and swallowing disorder in children and adults with developmental disability.

SDR is dedicated to improving the care of eating and swallowing disorders (dysphagia) in children and adults with developmental disabilities.

Our assessment tools are used to support safe and enjoyable mealtimes with the aim of reconciling individual choice and health and safety.

Our assessment tools are cost effective and useful for residential and day treatment settings and research. Certification is required for use of the Dysphagia Disorder Survey. Other assessment tools are available for open access.

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