WHAT is Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy? It seeks to re-pattern and normalize dysfunction in your oral and facial muscles and to recreate strong pathways between your brain and these muscles.
WHO does Orofacial Myofuntional Therapy? A trained professional who is accredited through the AOMT and/or IAOM
HOW do you know if this is for you? If you experience any of these:
-jaw pain – allergies -headaches -mouth breathing -snoring -have been diagnosed with sleep apnea -infant latching problems -if you have or have had braces -thumb/finger sucker -open bite -tongue thrust (constantly pushing tongue forward) -if there are wavelike patterns on the sides of your tongue -nail biting -lisp or speech impediment -if you grind/clench your teeth -chronic stomach aches -burping/gassy/GERD -tongue tied
1. Eliminate negative oral habits through behavior modification techniques and promote positive growth patterns
2. Establish nasal breathing and correct oral posture by toning and re-patterning your head and neck muscles