Founder and Director
Yulli Tamayo-Myerson RHDT BBM
Registered Dental Hygienist and Therapist
Yulli is the Founder and Director at Myofunctional Therapy UK, volunteer President of the British Society of Myofunctional Therapy and the Founder and Director of The Myobreathe Foundation and Clubs. Yulli has a background in Clinical Massage Therapy and other forms of bodywork since 1993.
She trained as a Dental Nurse in 1997 and subsequently qualified as a Dental Hygienist and Therapist (RDHT) from King's College London in 2009. In 2017 she began her journey in Orofacial Myology and since has continued to practice and develop in all three areas of her clinical practice.
Yulli is also trained in:
Cognitive Behavioural Techniques (CBT)
Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
Buteyko Breathing re-education
Comprehensive Frenulum inspection
And more recently,
Primitive Reflex Intergration
Yulli ensures that her team receives regular training and support sessions. She provides them with mentoring and supervision.
Yulli has traveled extensively over the last few years mainly to the USA and across Europe to complete her education on Myofunctional Sciences and Orafacial Myology,
Yulli is the volunteer President of the British Society of Myofunctional Therapy (BSMFT). The aim of the society is to raise public and professional awareness of Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMD's) and their effects in the orofacial complex, teeth, and airway; highlighting the early signs of Sleep Disordered Breathing (SDB) and its correlation with mouth breathing and poor orofacial development.
Yulli sits on the board of the British Association of Sleep Surgeons (BASS) as an allied specialist and on the Volunteer Board at the American Association for Physiological Medicine and Dentistry (AAPMD).
She is a member of the International Affiliation of Tongue-tie Professionals (IATTP), The British Sleep Society (BSS), The Academy of Applied Myofunctional Sciences (AAMS), The British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy (BSDHT), The British Association of Sleep Surgeons (BASS), The British Dental Acupuncture Society, The British Society of Myofunctional Therapy (BSMFT), The Association of Neurolinguistic Programming (ANLP).
Yulli lectures frequently to other dental and medical clinicians in all areas of Orofacial Myology. She lectures every year since 2019 for Imperial College's Medical faculty, Post Graduate module in Peadiatric Sleep (part of their MSC in Pediatrics).