[Intro to Myofunctional Therapy]
The Myo Method is 2.3 ASHA and AOTA CEUs (23 hours)
OUTLINE OF COURSE:
Section 1: Common vs Correct: The Journey To Optimal Function
Chronicle's of Myo: The History of Orofacial Myology
Clarifying and Defining Orofacial Myology ("Myo") & Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders ("OMDs")
Connected From The Tip of Your Tongue Down to Your Toes: Anatomy & Physiology
Correct Oral Rest Posture, Breathing Pattern & The Goals of Myo
Classic Signs/Symptoms of OMDs
Combating The Enemy: Mouth Breathing, Sleep Disordered Breathing, Malocclusion & More
Compensations & Prevention of OMDs or Early Intervention
Cutting The Cord: Tethered Oral Tissues
Cessation of Dreaded Oral Habits
Section 2: Comprehensive Assessment
Collecting Preliminary Data: The F.A.S.T. Myo Screening Tool
Case History, Intake Forms and Deconstructing The Orofacial Myofunctional Examination Form
Complete Assessments: Observe Complete In-person & Virtual Pediatric & Adult Assessments
Clarifying Findings To Determine Individualized Treatment Planning
Section 3: Complete Treatment
Creating Treatment Plans: Goal Setting & Writing in The MyoMouth Library
Complete Individualized Care: The MyoMouth Manual: Muscle Informed Exercises, Home Carryover, Dismissal, Maintenance
Comorbidities to Consider: TMJ/D, OSA, Cognitive vs Chronological Age
Collaborating with The Myo Team: Prepping For TOTs Releases, Referrals
Steps To Certification as a CMT - Certified Myofunctional TherapistTM:
- Complete The Myo Method Course in full
- 50 Question Test: Multiple Choice & True False with immediate computerized objective grading
- Create 2 Treatment Plans with goals, recommendations, referrals for a pediatric case and adult case (full assessment recordings provided to you); Note: This will be submitted blind to the certification board for standardized scoring; in other words the reviewers will not be provided with the name of the certification candidate to promote fair and equitable scoring.
- Present a patient case study live via zoom to The Myo Membership Study Club
There are no refunds for any materials already provided. The full program is available (and the manual is completely downloadable) upon purchase and therefore is the reason why there is a no refund policy.
This is a one-time pay, keep for a lifetime product. Therefore, cancellations do not apply.
NOTE: If assessment and treatment of Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMDs) are NOT in your scope of practice/covered under your licensure, you will be refunded less credit card fees and a $150 processing fee.