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Integrating Myofunctional Therapy For Dentistry & Speech Language Pathology

This was held November 17, 2018 - November 18, 2018 in Concord, Canada

Course Objectives:

  • To close the gap between health professionals providing orofacial myofunctional treatments.
  • Understand the phenomenom involved in craniofacial growth and development in children from birth to adulthood.
  • Integrate the current knoweledge on the growth potential and responsiveness of the tissues of the craniofacial complex in to the clinical treatments.

Course Program

Educational Method: Lectures.
CE Points:  2 days course 11 points.

Day 1 Saturday

  • Craniofacial Anatomy (Dr. German Ramirez)
  • Functional Anatomy (DR. German Ramirez)
  • Myofunctional & Orofacial Disorders (Dr. Mohamed Mohamed)
  • MFT for the Speech Pathology (Dr. Mohamed Mohamed)

Day 2 Sunday

  • MFT & Orthodontics (Fabiola Nossa)
  • MF Connection between Dentistry and SP
    • Diaphragm Breath @ Hyperventilation
    • Breathing Awareness
    • Paces
    • KBW App
    • Sound and Vocal exercises

The Speakers:

Dr. German Ramirez-Yañez is a Pediatric Dentist Certified by the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. Between his areas of expertise, he has a special interest in intervening early when a problem in the children’s bite is developing. He is a member of the Canadian Dental Association, Ontario Dental Association, Canadian Academy of Paediatric Dentistry and the American Academy of Paediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Mohamed A. Mohamed holds a Master’s Degree in Psychology, a Mater degree in Speech-Language Pathologyand a PhD in Clinical Psychology. In addition, he has been a certified Orofacial Myologist since December 2013.
Mohamed holds a Certificate of Clinical of Clinical Competence (CCC) for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). He is registered Speech-Language Pathologist with the College of Audiologist and Speech – Language and Audiology of Ontario (CASLPO) and member of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC)


November 17, 2018
November 18, 2018


Dr. German Ramírez-Yáñez – kidsmalocclusions.com
1 (905) 726-8213
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Hotel Novotel
200 Bass Pro Mills Drive
Concord, Ontario L4K 0B9 Canada
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