October 13-15, 2023 —This 28-hour Premier Training Course, Orofacial Myology: From Basics to Habituation, is available for those interested in learning about this specialty area and for those seeking Qualification in Orofacial Myology (QOM). This course is presented by real-time virtual instruction and provides an online learning environment that offers LIVE INTERACTION between the instructors and you. By participating in group discussions, individual and partnered opportunities during evaluation and treatment training, and lively Q&A sessions, you will feel as though you are in a live classroom setting!
You will receive in-depth training in the renowned Myo Manual Treatment Program used worldwide by SLPs, DDS, RDHs, MDs and others. 28 course hours are provided.
This course includes the Myo Manual and start up tools in addition to the handouts, paperwork and Power Point slide pages. The course is 3-days and will begin each day at 9:00 am (Eastern Time) and end at 7:15 pm.
For further information, phone: 954-461-1114 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
9:00-9:30 Introduction Course Overview
9:30-10:30 Terminology and Definitions, History
10:30-11:30 Basic Anatomy and Physiology, Oral Habits, Airway
11:45-1:30 Lips, Rest Posture, Function, Competence, Intraoral Structures
2:15-4:15 Dentition: Malocclusion, Labels, Numbering System, Ortho Devices, Dental Specialties. Tongue: Ankyloglossia, Assessment and Decision Making
4:15-5:30 Swallowing: Physiology, Symptoms, Treatment. Speech: Disorders and Orofacial Myology, Speech Compensations, Overview of OrofacialMyology.com
5:30-5:45 Breakout. Develop description using layman’s terms.
5:45-7:00 Intake and Room Preparation, Case History, Assessment Techniques, Evaluation
9:00-10:00 Ankyloglossia, Frenectomy, Lasers, Healing
10:00-11:00 Thumb Sucking/Oral Habit Elimination
11:00-11:30 Myo Manual: Phase One
11:45-1:30 Myo Manual: Phase One (cont’d)
2:15-4:00 Myo Manual: Phase One (cont’d/completed)
4:00-7:00 Myo Manual: Phase Two – Swallowing Mechanics
7:00-7:15 Breakout and Q&A
9:00-11:00 Myo Manual: Phase Two continued
11:15-1:30 Myo Manual: Phase Two continued
2:00-4:15 Myo Manual: Phase Two continued
4:15-4:45 Breakout: Practice and Additional Instruction
4:45-6:45 Myo Manual: Phase Three Introduction and Group Practice
6:45-7:15 QOM, Pop Quiz, Commencement
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