by Roberta B. Pierce provides a useful tongue thrust therapy program to teach or reteach one how to swallow. This book aims to take the stress and confusion out of this process for you and aids in stroke therapy at home while your loved one is recovering. Swallow right explains a tongue thrust correction program that has been proven useful for young children, adolescents, and adults
The book is divided into 5 parts: 1) Introduction to the definition, etiology, anatomy, diagnosis, and treatment of tongue thrust swallowing patterns and resting postures, 2) Procedure notes to accompany each lesson, 3) 12 therapy lessons for young children, 4) 12 therapy lessons for adolescents and adults 5) Appendices that include forms and logs useful during therapy, as well as suggestions for eliminating thumb and finger sucking and nail biting. Make the most of your time and encourage effective treatment with this easy-to-use format.