If you are seeking myofunctional therapy ask yourself these questions, if you answer yes to any you should be evaluated for myofunctional therapy.
1)___ Have you ever had a thumb or finger sucking habit?
2)___ Have you ever had allergies or food sensitivities?
3)___ Do you notice that you occasionally have your mouth open at rest? (noticeable when concentrating, relaxed, reading etc.)
4)___ Have you ever had troubles with speech or been to speech therapy? (S and R)
5)___ Have you ever been told you maybe tongue-tied?
6)___ Did you have any difficulties feeding as an infant?
7)___Have you experienced any issues with digestion? (stomach aches, burping, gas, acid reflex, etc.)
8)___ Do you have a hyper-active gag reflex?
9)___ Do you have difficulty swallowing pills?
10)___ Does it ever feel difficult to breathe and eat and chew food at the same time?
11)___ Have you experienced any breathing issues or difficulties? (chronic congestion, asthma, snoring, stuffy nose etc.)
12)___ Have you had your tonsils removed or have you been told the tonsils are enlarged?
13)___ Do you notice you tend to breathe through mouth more often than your nose?