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Thrive Beyond Five 
Feeding and Developmental Therapy

Improving long-term outcomes together.

Houston's premier feeding and devopmental therapy clinic for children birth through five years


Heather Batman, MS, OTR, BCP, CNT, NTMTC 

Neonatal & Pediatric Occupational Therapist

Infant Feeding and
Developmental Expert

At Beyond Preemie, we believe every baby has unlimited potential and, with a bit of guidance, can achieve greatness.


Beyond Preemie's goal is to support and guide families while providing the tools needed to improve feeding skills, expand food preferences, and advance developmental milestones, helping babies reach their full potential.

Together we will build a strong foundation of positive feeding experiences and developmental achievement while removing mealtime stress and playtime fatigue so your baby can thrive beyond five.


Pediatric Occupational Therapy,

Neonatal Therapy Professional Development, and Wellness Consultations

Feeding Therapy

Occupational Therapy

Our Advanced Board Certified Pediatric and Neonatal Occupational Therapists specialize in Feeding Therapy,

Motor Skills, and Developmental Follow-Along for Preemies,

NICU Graduates and Newborns through the first five years.


Neonatal therapy professional development program

Professional Development

Led by our Certified Neonatal Therapists, our Neonatal Therapy Professional Development Program is designed for Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists and Speech-Language Pathologists who want to transform bedside care, improve neuropromotive care and neurodevelopmental outcomes, and manage complex neonatal feeding and developmental challenges.

Infant feeding and developmental skills

Wellness Consultations

Sometimes we want an easier way to get our questions answered. 

Wellness consults are virtual sessions for all of your baby feeding and developmental 

milestone questions.

From feeding to sleeping, first foods to first steps, get advice without leaving home.


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