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TALK TO US United Rehab Solutions Ltd. Bodeugan Farm, Waen, St Asaph, Denbighshire, LL17 0DT Phone: 01745 583156 Email: hello@unitedrehab.solutions

FACIAL ORAL TRACT THERAPY

Description

Facial Oral Tract Therapy (F.O.T.T.) provides a comprehensive approach to the assessment and treatment of disturbances in facial expression, oral movement, swallowing, breathing, voice and speech production caused by developmental and acquired neurological conditions. Four main areas are concerned: nutrition, oral hygiene, non-verbal communication and speech movements. F.O.T.T. is a practical, hands-on approach. It is founded on an understanding of human function and the way we learn from experience. Treatment is based on direct work with the patient and education of others involved.” Kay Coombes

Conditions

Facial expression Movement of the jaw for eating and articulation Breathing Swallowing Voice

Benefits

Improved postural alignment to assess normal movement. Identifies hyposensitivity and applies a graded approach to reducing this. Promotes functional activities to gain improvements. Improved facial expressions, jaw movements, swallowing and voice. Improved ability to communicate and engage in activities of daily living. Approach can be used for people with subtle problems to more complex problems such as altered state of awareness.

Who’s Involved

FOTT is an approach used by the whole team at United Rehab Solutions. But is led by the Occupational Therapist and the Speech and Language Therapist.

If you would like to discuss this or any other service please ring

01745 583156 or email us hello@unitedrehab.solutions

FACIAL ORAL TRACT THERAPY

Description

Facial Oral Tract Therapy (F.O.T.T.) provides a comprehensive approach to the assessment and treatment of disturbances in facial expression, oral movement, swallowing, breathing, voice and speech production caused by developmental and acquired neurological conditions. Four main areas are concerned: nutrition, oral hygiene, non-verbal communication and speech movements. F.O.T.T. is a practical, hands-on approach. It is founded on an understanding of human function and the way we learn from experience. Treatment is based on direct work with the patient and education of others involved.” Kay Coombes

Conditions

Facial expression Movement of the jaw for eating and articulation Breathing Swallowing Voice

Benefits

Improved postural alignment to assess normal movement. Identifies hyposensitivity and applies a graded approach to reducing this. Promotes functional activities to gain improvements. Improved facial expressions, jaw movements, swallowing and voice. Improved ability to communicate and engage in activities of daily living. Approach can be used for people with subtle problems to more complex problems such as altered state of awareness.

Who’s Involved

FOTT is an approach used by the whole team at United Rehab Solutions. But is led by the Occupational Therapist and the Speech and Language Therapist.

If you would like to discuss

this or any other service

please ring 01745 583156 or

email us

hello@unitedrehab.solutions

WHO WE WORK WITH Case Managers Solicitors Individuals Charities / CICS Employers
TALK TO US United Rehab Solutions Ltd. Bodeugan Farm, Waen, St Asaph, Denbighshire, LL17 0DT Phone: 01745 583156 Email: hello@unitedrehab.solutions