Jennifer Block RDH COM®
Phone: (253) 376-8545
Company: Myofunctional Health
Education: Postgraduate courses in Orofacial Myology with the AOMT and the IAOM. Through advanced education, Jennifer has gained an understanding of the direct correlation between Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMDs) and the respiratory system. Jennifer used that insight and studied to become a certified Buteyko educator. Additionally, she has taken Cranial Nerve Integration Level One with Dr. Lois Laynee to better understand the breathing connection and the autonomic nervous system. Jennifer’s passion for early root causes prompted her to take infant feeding courses, frenum assessment classes, and Level 1 and 2 Reflex Integration course with The RMTI. To have a further understanding of the whole body connection she has taken courses in myofascial release. As part of her ongoing education, Jennifer attends annual meetings with Academy of Applied Myofunctional Sciences and American Academy of Physiological Medicine and Dentistry.
Certifications: Academy of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy. Buteyko Clinic International. Right Sleep. International Association of Orofacial Myology. International Association of Orofacial Myology. Academy of Applied Myofunctional Sciences. American Academy of Physiological Medicine & Dentistry.
Additional Information: Certified Orofacial Myologist Health Coach & Buteyko Educator. Jennifer has been a practicing dental hygienist since 1988. She has worked with people of all ages and backgrounds and understands that a healthy mouth is the gateway to a healthy body. Following her quest for knowledge, Jennifer enrolled in post-graduate work for orofacial disorders, and Myofunctional Therapy. She quickly realized the connection and how she could play a greater role in helping people with their overall health.