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Instructor:
Dr. Rosen, Dr. Watson
Location:
Online
Languages:
English
Start Date:
TBD

Tongue-Tie and Palate Evaluation Procedures

Tongue-tie, or ankyloglossia, can significantly impact an individual’s ability to speak, eat/nurse, swallow, breathe properly as well as impair proper cranial bone growth patterns. Understanding the assessment and management of tongue-tie is essential for healthcare professionals working with patients who may be affected by this condition.

In addition to tongue-tie, the evaluation of the palate plays a vital role in evaluating and treating various speech, breathing, eating, and swallowing disorders. The palate consists of the hard and soft tissues at the roof of the mouth. This course will delve into the techniques and procedures used to assess the structure and function of the palate, enabling you to better evaluate and address issues related to its functioning.

Throughout this course, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the tongue and palate, the various types and classifications of tongue-tie, and the impact these conditions can have on function and development. You will also explore specific evaluation techniques that will aid in diagnosing and evaluating and managing tongue-tie and palate-related concerns.

Skills You Will Learn

✓ Clinically applicable A&P of Vagus nerve

✓ Specific evaluation protocols to determine Vagus nerve involvement

✓ Cranial, spinal, and soft tissue corrections for Vagus nerve involvement

✓ Primary organ balancing

✓ Upper cervical dural/tonal correction techniques

Resources Provided

✓ Video class modules

✓ Evaluation & technique presentations

✓ Practical demonstrations

✓ Calls to action (CTAs)

✓ Live calls with instructor

✓ Interactive private Facebook group

✓ Complete PDF workbooks

✓ Email access to Dr. Rosen & Dr. Watson

Course Contents

12 Modules | 12 CTAs

Class 1 – Cranial Anatomy and Landmarks

Class 2 – Cranial Bone Motion

Class 3 – The Dural Meningeal System and CSF

Class 4 – Anatomy and Movement of the Palate

Class 5 – Evaluation of the Palate

Class 6 – Dural Meningeal Evaluation of the Palate

Class 7 – Palate Distortions and Cranial Bone Relationships

Class 8 – Corrections for Palate Distortions

Class 9 – Sphenobasilar Mechanics and Evaluation

Class 10 – Palate Corrections and Fruit Jar Techniques

Class 11 – Tongue-Tie

Class 12 – Palate Contacts for Intra-Oral Corrections and the Sphenomaxillary Suture

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