- An evaluation is made to determine if it is the right time to begin treatment.
- Treatment consists of measurements and observation of their orofacial muscle functions, tongue behavior, swallowing/chewing patterns and lip strength. Supplies and exercises will be given that day to begin treatment at home. We will have fun and provide a comfortable atmosphere.
- Special recognition is given to the patient at the end of the habit elimination program to congratulate them on the success of their hard work. A follow up appointment is encouraged to evaluate and ensure proper habituation of the new postural patterns.