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Buteyko Breathing Method

The Buteyko Method can improve a number of breathing-related problems including:

  • Respiratory: asthma, rhinitis, hayfever
  • Neurological: anxiety, stress and panic attacks
  • Childhood development: dental health, craniofacial development and ADHD
  • Sleep disordered breathing: insomnia, snoring, central sleep apnea, obstructive sleep apnea

Michelle also has experience helping athletes improve their performance by improving breathing efficiency!

Speech-Language

  • Articulation and Phonological Disorders
  • Apraxia and Dysarthria
  • Receptive and Expressive Language
  • Pragmatic/Social Language
  • Feeding and Swallowing

Parent Consultations

How can you help your child at home? What can make your day a little easier? Do you need a referral or resource? From attention to organization strategies, we’re here to help! A consultation may be a single appointment or a regular check-in. A parent consultation is carefully designed to help you and your child get the research-proven supports you need.

Muscle Function / Myo

Do you need myo? Figure out the WHY behind multiple issues that are frequently related to your airway and/or tongue function!

  • Articulation disorders (especially lisps and sounds that are making slow or no progress)
  • Tongue thrust
  • Tongue and lip ties
  • Oral rest posture
  • Chewing with lips open, messy eating
  • Picky Eating
  • TMJ pain and disorders
  • Mouth breathing
  • Sleep disordered breathing, such as apnea, waking unrested, bed wetting, focus/attention difficulty

Breastfeeding evaluation and recommendations are included, when appropriate, by a Certified Lactation Counselor.

Oral Habit Elimination

Our clinic uses positive reinforcement and support to stop oral habits within 20 days with 100% success! Great for any age!

  • Thumb or finger sucking
  • Lip biting or licking
  • Biting pencils or other items

See what our customers are saying!

  • Michelle is so personable! She made the whole process so comfortable for my son and included our whole family in each session. She recognized during the first session that my… read more

    Brooke Meier Avatar Brooke Meier
    February 2, 2022

    Michelle has been a god send. After receiving feedback from another group regarding my son which left me with a sense of anxiety, I reached out to Michelle for… read more

    Jana Gigliotti Avatar Jana Gigliotti
    December 2, 2021

    Michelle is great at targeting the cause of issues, working on skills in sessions, and giving great but simple homework assignments to continue growing the targeted skills. My kids have… read more

    Katie O'Dell Avatar Katie O’Dell
    October 12, 2022
  • She helped me understand what was going on, gave things to do about it, and recommended other professionals to help with my things, getting setup to live, stand and breathe… read more

    Brian McCarroll Avatar Brian McCarroll
    March 18, 2023

    Michelle is so incredible with kids. She is kind, professional, and attentive. My kids love her, she engages in ways that every child can find comfort in her learning style.… read more

    Konsuela Marku Avatar Konsuela Marku
    October 19, 2022

    Michelle is so great to work with, very personable and helpful. My daughter has had issues pronouncing her Rs for so long, and suggested things we had never even thought… read more

    Alicia Burton Avatar Alicia Burton
    September 2, 2022
  • My son has been going to Michelle Richards for the last 2 years for speech therapy and it has been an exceptional experience. My son’s speech has improved by… read more

    Jackie Herron Avatar Jackie Herron
    November 2, 2021

    Michelle is a total professional. I made a long trip to see her and it was worth it! She is personable, efficient, and most of all extremely knowledgeable. As a… read more

    Devin Stuber Avatar Devin Stuber
    April 1, 2023

    Michelle is an amazing therapist. She has diagnosed issues with my daughters orofacial and articulation that no one else has been able to diagnose in years. Her website is easy… read more

    Rebecca Anders Avatar Rebecca Anders
    March 18, 2023
  • Michelle was very thorough and professional. She was comfortable with my (almost 2 year old) twins and got them to play and talk quite a bit during her assessment. She… read more

    Julie Elise Avatar Julie Elise
    November 2, 2021