MWSP maintains certification with the International Association of Orofacial Myology (IAOM), in order to provide sanctioned and thorough intervention.
Orofacial Myology can benefit:
- "Tongue Thrust" / Interdental swallow / Reverse swallow
- aka "Myofunctional Therapy"
- Elimination of Sucking habits: thumb/fingers/pacifier
- Ankyloglossia/Tongue Tie
- Avoiding use of dental appliances that don't remediate tongue function
- Speech sound production
- Crossbites / overjets / underbites
- Open mouth posture
- Poor lip strength
- Re-engineer tongue movement and function
- Poor jaw stability
- Appropriate teeth eruption
- "Long face syndrome"