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Swalloworks Therapy Program: Contains tons of information, and a comprehensive 12 Lesson program to re-train a tongue thrust swallowing pattern. Provides core, systematic treatment for oral-stage swallowing cases.
The Myofunctional Evaluation: Comprehensive, organized, sequential, with clear instructions and explanations as to how all the cranio-facial-oral-respiratory parts all fit together functionally.
Oral-Facial Illustrations and Reference Guide (ebook): Picture aids for analysis and therapy--great for simple visual (line-drawing) comparisons and explanations during therapy and parent meetings.
The Key to Carryover: Change Oral Postures to Fortify Speech Production: Actually, to fortify and establish oral functions, including swallowing. The tongue-lips-jaw oral resting posture is the core piece to carryover.
Demystify the Tongue Tie, Methods to Confidently Analyze & Treat a Tethered Tongue: A tongue that inhibits comfortable, consistent access to points of stabilization-mobilization for any oral function is an issue.
The following articles/blogs can be accessed at Char's other website: MySwalloworks.com
What is Tongue Thrust?
What Do You Know About Your Nose?
Three Secrets of a GREAT Swallow
What Does YOUR Mouth do When it’s Doing Nothing?
The Palatal Expansion Device
Swallowing & Speaking: Important Differences
Nasal Issues We Can’t See but a Doctor Can
Intra-Oral Suction: The Most Important Part of Your Swallow
Can Anyone Become a Myofunctional Therapist?
Does Everyone that has a Tongue Thrust have a Speech Problem?
Char is available to present online seminars
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