Ever have a child with a true tongue tie? No doubt you recall how detrimental to speech that taut little piece of skin can be. In addition to speech differences and oral fatigue, some of the following may be potential problems, as well:
- Eating and/or saliva management issues
- Dental malocclusions
- Dental arch collapse
- Periodontal problems
- Poor dental hygiene
- Social consequences, and
- Language development issues.
This easy-to-read book covers everything you need to do a comprehensive analysis (The Analysis of the Lingual Frenum) and make an informed decision about treatment options. In addition to learning about surgeries, you’ll discover several effective exercises to stretch the frenum to avoid surgery altogether.
You'll appreciate the 145 practical pages of how to effectively deal with the tongue tie and improve someone else's life. Written by Char Boshart, M.A., CCC-SLP.