* Meredith discussed Tongue Tie with an airway study group consisting of dental and oral professionals, ENTs, and PTs, in July 8, 2019!!
* Meredith will be attending the International Association of Orofacial Myology (IAOM) Conference in New Orleans in September 2019!!
* Meredith presented at the Georgia Speech-Language Hearing Association’s 2018 conference on the topic of How to Diagnose and Remediate Tongue Tie
MWSP maintains certification with the International Association of Orofacial Myology (IAOM), in order to provide sanctioned and thorough intervention.
Orofacial Myology may benefit:
"Tongue Thrust" / Interdental swallow / Reverse swallow
aka "Myofunctional Therapy"
Elimination of Sucking habits: thumb/fingers/pacifier
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"