M.O.R.E

MORE is an acronym for Motor components, Oral organization, Respiratory demands, and Eye contact and control. Elements of toys and items can be used to facilitate integration of the mouth with sensory and postural development, as well as self-regulation and attention. The text presents a theoretical framework for the treatment of both sensorimotor and speech/language problems; methods for evaluating therapeutic potential of oral motor toys; activities designed to improve integrated development of sensory/postural and speech/language functions.