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Tongue Thrust Swallowing Program


What? A Tongue Thrust Correction Program utilizing Roberta Pierce's Swallow Right: A Program for Correcting Swallowing Patterns.

Who? Children (at least 8 years of age) with a tongue thrust swallowing pattern that is interfering with dental growth and development (e.g. overbite, open bite) and/or speech production (e.g. lisp).

When? The program length is 12 to 14 weeks for approximately 12 therapy sessions. Therapy sessions are once per week for 30 minute sessions. An initial evaluation is conducted prior to therapy sessions.

Where? At any of Beth Ingram Therapy Services office locations.

To make an appointment for an initial evaluation or if you have questions please call     (813) 653-1149.

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