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Upcoming Courses

All courses are taught by IAOM Approved Instructors

Allied Health Courses

The IAOM Allied Health Course is available to those that may be in a similar field of those as Dentists, Registered Dental Hygienists (RDH) and/or Speech Language Pathologist (SLP).

The Allied Health Course provides the participant an overview of orofacial myofunctional disorders including history, anatomy & physiology, etiologies, signs & symptoms and how to build an interdisciplinary team for comprehensive treatment.  This course is not eligible for Active Membership or Certification into the IAOM; however, by completing this course you would be eligible to join as an Honorary IAOM Member.

Presenter:

Amanda Chastain, MA, CCC-SLP, COM

For more information and registration please contact:

Amanda Chastain, MA, CCC-SLP, COM
Email: Amanda@thespeechnetwork.org
Phone: 859-402-1553

COST: $400
CEU: AGD

Course Description:

This course reviewed the history of orofacial myofunctional disorders (OMDs), anatomy and physiology related to oral structures and functions, orofacial development, swallow patterning, and oral rest posture. Introduction to the etiological factors, identification process, and systemic change guided by treatment programs for OMDs was provided. The course will also targeted specific strategies for building an integrated allied health team for comprehensive treatment of OMDs with supporting literature and current research.

Contact Hours: 7 hours

Presenter:

Keisha Nolan, MA, CCC-SLP, COM
Nolan Speech & Language

For information and registration go to:

nolanspeech@gmail.com

586-726-7777

CEU: IAOM, AGD, ASHA

COST: Contact Nolan Speech & Language for further pricing and registration

Presenter:

Amanda Chastain, MA, CCC-SLP, COM

For more information and registration please contact:

Amanda Chastain, MA, CCC-SLP, COM
Email: Amanda@thespeechnetwork.org
Phone: 859-402-1553

COST: $400
CEU: AGD

Course Description:

This course reviewed the history of orofacial myofunctional disorders (OMDs), anatomy and physiology related to oral structures and functions, orofacial development, swallow patterning, and oral rest posture. Introduction to the etiological factors, identification process, and systemic change guided by treatment programs for OMDs was provided. The course will also targeted specific strategies for building an integrated allied health team for comprehensive treatment of OMDs with supporting literature and current research.

Contact Hours: 7 hours

Presenter:

Shari Green, COM

For information and registration go to: Thumblady.com

thumblady@yahoo.com

847-641-4444

Discover the innovative program that has helped thousands of children and adults remediate their digit sucking behavior at a 93% success rate in the first 24-48 hours. (SG, IJOM, 2010)

Learn the “ins and outs” of oral habit elimination in a fun, positive, & amazing way!

Cost: Early Bird $375 before 7/22. After 7/22, $400

Presenter:

Amanda Chastain, MA, CCC-SLP, COM

For more information and registration please contact:

Amanda Chastain, MA, CCC-SLP, COM
Email: Amanda@thespeechnetwork.org
Phone: 859-402-1553

COST: $400
CEU: AGD

Course Description:

This course reviewed the history of orofacial myofunctional disorders (OMDs), anatomy and physiology related to oral structures and functions, orofacial development, swallow patterning, and oral rest posture. Introduction to the etiological factors, identification process, and systemic change guided by treatment programs for OMDs was provided. The course will also targeted specific strategies for building an integrated allied health team for comprehensive treatment of OMDs with supporting literature and current research.

Contact Hours: 7 hours

Level I Courses

The Level I Courses are 28 hour, four day introductory courses offered to Speech Pathologists, Registered Dental Hygienists and Dentists. The course is a mandatory requirement for those wishing to be certified through the IAOM. These courses below are all eligible for both membership and certification into the IAOM. They are divided up by date, location and courses with different IAOM approved Instructors. Any one of these Level 1, 28 hour Introductory Course is eligible for both membership and certification into the IAOM.

Presenter:

Sandra Holtzman, M.S., CCC-SLP, COM
Adjunct Associate Professor
School of Dentistry
University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

Owner/Director Neo-Health Services, Inc.
IAOM Board of Examiners
Previous SLP and Orofacial Myology Representative, Board of Directors
Author, Myo Manual; Unplugging The Thumb and Grow the Nails

Becky Ellsworth, AAS, RDH, BS, COM
Dental Hygiene Instructor, Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Chair of Board of Examiners
CEU: IAOM, AGD, ASHA

For information and registration go to:
www.orofacialmyology.com
www.orofacialmyology.info
Sholtzman@OrofacialMyology.com
954-461-1114

Presenter:

Kristie Gatto, MA, CCC-SLP, COM

For more information and registration go to:
Phone: 1-281-682-2659
kristie@slchouston.com

www.orofacialcomplex.com

Cost: $2300 or as negotiated
CEU: IAOM, ASHA, AGD

Presenter:

Christine Mills, SLP, COM
Suburban Myofunctional Therapy Clinic.

CEU: IAOM, AGD, ASHA

For information and registration go to:

Christine Mills

Office: 586-726-7777 (CT)

Cell: 248-330-1562 (CT)

cmills@suburbanmft.com

Presenter:

Sandra Holtzman, M.S., CCC-SLP, COM
Adjunct Associate Professor
School of Dentistry
University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

Owner/Director Neo-Health Services, Inc.
IAOM Board of Examiners
Previous SLP and Orofacial Myology Representative, Board of Directors
Author, Myo Manual; Unplugging The Thumb and Grow the Nails

Becky Ellsworth, AAS, RDH, BS, COM
Dental Hygiene Instructor, Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Chair of Board of Examiners
CEU: IAOM, AGD, ASHA

For information and registration go to:
www.orofacialmyology.com
www.orofacialmyology.info
Sholtzman@OrofacialMyology.com
954-461-1114

Presenter:

Christine Mills, SLP, COM
Suburban Myofunctional Therapy Clinic.

CEU: IAOM, AGD, ASHA

For information and registration go to:

Christine Mills

Office: 586-726-7777 (CT)

Cell: 248-330-1562 (CT)

cmills@suburbanmft.com

Presenters:

Mary Billings, MS, CCC-SLP, COM
Billings Speech Pathology Services, LLC & Associates
IAOM President-Elect
President-Missouri State Orofacial Myology Association
2016 IAOM Convention Committee

Dianah Davidson, BS, RDH, COM
Davidson Orofacial Myology
IAOM Non-Profit Law Consultant
MOSOMA Treasurer
2016 IAOM Convention Committee

CEU: 28 IAOM, 28 AGD, 2.8 ASHA

For information, brochures and registration, contact:
mary@billingsspeech.com
dianah@billingsspeech.com
(816) 228-8393
(816) 728-7993

http://www.orofacialmyologyconnection.com

Presenter:

Sandra Holtzman, M.S., CCC-SLP, COM
Adjunct Associate Professor
School of Dentistry
University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

Owner/Director Neo-Health Services, Inc.
IAOM Board of Examiners
Previous SLP and Orofacial Myology Representative, Board of Directors
Author, Myo Manual; Unplugging The Thumb and Grow the Nails

Becky Ellsworth, AAS, RDH, BS, COM
Dental Hygiene Instructor, Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Chair of Board of Examiners
CEU: IAOM, AGD, ASHA

For information and registration go to:
www.orofacialmyology.com
www.orofacialmyology.info
Sholtzman@OrofacialMyology.com
954-461-1114

Presenter:

Kristie Gatto, MA, CCC-SLP, COM

For more information and registration go to:
Phone: 1-281-682-2659
kristie@slchouston.com

www.orofacialcomplex.com

Cost: $2300 or as negotiated
CEU: IAOM, ASHA, AGD

Presenter:

Sandra Holtzman, M.S., CCC-SLP, COM
Adjunct Associate Professor
School of Dentistry
University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

Owner/Director Neo-Health Services, Inc.
IAOM Board of Examiners
Previous SLP and Orofacial Myology Representative, Board of Directors
Author, Myo Manual; Unplugging The Thumb and Grow the Nails

Becky Ellsworth, AAS, RDH, BS, COM
Dental Hygiene Instructor, Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Chair of Board of Examiners
CEU: IAOM, AGD, ASHA

For information and registration go to:
www.orofacialmyology.com
www.orofacialmyology.info
Sholtzman@OrofacialMyology.com
954-461-1114

Level II Courses

The Level II/Advanced Course offerings are available to those who have successfully completed a Level I Course through the IAOM for more advanced studies in the field of Orofacial Myology.

The International Association of Orofacial Myology