MYOTools 102: Targeting the Four Myo-Domains of Airway, Structure, Feeding and Speech | Timed Agenda

15 Minutes

Introduction and disclosures

25 Minutes

Review of the four MYO Domains

75 Minutes

MYO Domain 1:  Airway  

  1. Olfaction as a therapy tool
  2. Facial massage and nasal breathing
  3. Healthy Habits
  4. The sleep and MYO connection

10 Minutes

Break

90 Minutes

MYO Domain 2:  Structure and the Form/Function Connection  

  1. Measurements and more
  2. Understanding appliances
  3. Timing of treatment “Who’s on First?”
  4. Strength and resistance , muscles and motor

15 Minutes

Morning Q and A

45 Minutes

Lunch

25 Minutes

Myo Domain 3: Feeding 

  1. Mastication
  2. Bolus collection
  3. Swallowing

45 Minutes

Myo Domain 4: Speech

  1. Oral placements vs. acoustics
  2. Lingual Alveolar
  3. Palatals

10 Minutes

Break

30 Minutes

Speech continued

40 Minutes

MYO Must haves for practice building

15 Minutes

Conclusions and Q/A