MaryFrances Gonzalez, MA CCC-SLP COM® is an ASHA certified, Virginia licensed Speech-Language Pathologist, and certified by the International Association of Orofacial Myology, (IAOM). She is the owner of Sound Mouths, a private practice in Ashburn, Virginia. She has been practicing for two decades. Herintensive coursework and continuing education in Orofacial Myology led her to her specialty: eliminating oral habits. After extensive training, she opened up the first thumb sucking clinic in the United States that exclusively eliminates noxious habits. She is dedicated to expanding the awareness of Speech and Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders to other medical professionals and works in close collaboration with her local colleagues. She created the Sound Mounds MethodTM where dentists and pediatricians master a collaborative system for early intervention of speech and myofunctional disorders in their practices.
MaryFrances Gonzalez is Owner of Sound Mouths in Ashburn, Virginia. They receive a speaker fee from Talk Tools for this course.Angie Lehman is the Owner of OMT of York in York, Pennsylvania. She receives a speaker fee from TalkTools for this course. MaryFrances Gonzalez has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Angie and MaryFrances's Session: Collective Thought: Speech and Dental perspectives on Oral Rest Posture Therapy