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Yulli Tamayo-Myerson RDHT OMT BBM

MyoBreathe Co-Founder

Myofunctional Therapist

Buteyko Breathing Practitioner

Dental Hygienist and Therapist

Bio

Yulli is the Founding 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 retrained as a Dental Nurse in 1997 and subsequently qualified as a Dental Hygienist and Therapist (RDHT) 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.

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Jennifer Nicoll
RDHT BBM

Myofunctional Therapist
Buteyko Breathing Practitioner
Dental Hygienist and Therapist

Bio

Having qualified from King’s College London, Jenny has over ten years of dental experience as a Dental Hygienist and Therapist working in private practice in London, before continuing her professional development by training in Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy (OMT). Jenny promotes a holistic and preventative approach to patient care, and places great importance on educating patients and encouraging them to actively manage their general health. Her special interest is working with children with speech and feeding difficulties, and has seen some truly inspiring results with her patients.

Jenny has also undertaken further training in neurolinguistic programming (Dip NLP) and Buteyko breathing (BBM), which she actively uses in her Myofunctional Therapy work.  

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Ayra Tamayo-Myerson
MyoBreathe Co-Founder
Buteyko Breathing Practitioner 

Bio

After being diagnosed with ADHD, ADD and Dyslexia at a young age, Arya has worked hard to understand, research and apply Myofunctional Therapy and Buteyko breathing re-education. He has been practicing these methods for a while now with great results, and has now added Wim Hof to his practice. This has given him first-hand experience and knowledge to the benefits it brings to children’s lives when taught how to breathe correctly. 

 

Arya has completed his Buteyko Practitioner's training with Buteyko Clinic International. He has been instrumental in putting together the ideas of the MyoBreathe Afterschool Club.

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Maika Prevosti BBM

Ayurveda Practitioner

Buteyko Preactitioner

Bio

Maika is qualified Ayurveda Practitioner and Nutritionist with a passion for interpreting the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda to suit our modern lifestyles and make it relevant and accessible to our lives today. Maika’s personal journey for over 17 years has seen Ayurveda empower and transform those committed to making a profound and positive change.

 

Having qualified from College of Ayurveda UK and done her internships in India, Maika enjoys sharing her knowledge through workshops and individual consultations for those wanting more in-depth personalised advice. She has a special interest in digestive disorders (constipation, acidity, IBS, fluid retention), prevention and immunity support, period problems, respiratory conditions and recurrent colds.

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Monika Andrzejewska- Maczuga RDN OMT
Registered Dental Nurse
Myofunctional Therapy Assistant

Bio

Monika has lived and worked in Wimbledon for the last 15 years. She started her career as a trainee dental nurse in 2016. She now holds NEBDA National Diploma in Dental Nursing. She is passionate about changing patients lives for the better. In October 2018 she attended a comprehensive training in Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy in New York. She is a trained Myofunctional Therapy Assistant.

Monika speaks Polish and English

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Louise Beckett

General administrator

Moderator

Bio

Having worked as a Personal Assistant for many years, Louise has vast experience and helps with reviewing and updating all processes and procedures at Myofunctional Therapy.  Louise also manages and runs the MyoBreathe Afterschool Club with the therapists, managing all bookings, payments and acting as a the moderator and demonstrator for the activities.

 

Louise also assists with any project work taking place at Myofunctional Therapy UK.

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Emily Kirkcaldy
SALT, OMT, BBM
Myofunctional Therapist
Buteyko Breathing Practitioner
Speech and Language Therapist

Bio

Emily has over 17 years working as a Speech and Language Therapist in a variety of settings, including treating oro-motor difficulties and voice disorders. A journey to help her own Daughter led her to train in Myofunctional Therapy with the AOMT, and also in Buteyko Breathing. Having seen huge benefits in her, as well her clients, she is truly passionate about how proper functioning of the tongue, facial muscles and airway underpins so much of our health, wellbeing and day to day functions.

Emily's background working with adults and children of all ages, including people with learning difficulties, allows her to tailor your therapy to make goals enjoyable and achievable.

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Rumana Husein

RDHT Dip DH BSc Hons 2018 FAETC OMT

Myofunctional Therapist

Buteyko Breathing Practitioner

Dental Hygienist and Therapist

Bio

Rumana qualified as a dental hygienist in 1990 at Leeds Dental Hospital. Since qualification she has worked in a variety of central London private practices, obtained a teaching certificate that enabled her to teach dental nurses and small groups, and worked as a training development manager for a large dental corporate. She has also worked with the media, written articles for dental publications and was involved in various TV appearances including ‘Richard and Judy’ regarding the ‘tongue manicure’ treatment.

Rumana has dedicated time and energy to exploring dental hygiene programmes abroad in India, working in Pune, India at the teaching hospital lecturing dental students and also giving oral health talks to charities and schools.

With her interest in the function of the tongue and oral musculature, Rumana has trained with the AAOMT and qualified as an orafacial myofunctional therapist and has also undergone further training in head and neck acupuncture.

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Caroline Smith

RDHT BANT

Myofunctional Therapist

Buteyko Breathing Practitioner

Nutritional Therapist

Dental Hygienist/Therapist

Bio

Caroline is a registered Dental Hygiene/Therapist with a keen interest in whole body health.

Caroline has completed further training in the areas of Nutritional Therapy, Myofunctional Therapy, Massage Therapy and Buteyko Breathing re-education as hopes to blend her therapies to support her clients back to wellness.  She is currently working towards a diploma in TMJ therapy and is really looking forward to being part of such an exciting movement in the UK with Myofunctional Therapy UK.

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Daniela Rubino
Oxygen Advantage  Practitioner
Yoga Practitioner

Bio

Daniela Rubino is a Yoga Instructor and Master Oxygen Advantage coach based in North London. Her style of teaching intertwines functional breathing, functional movement, and core yoga values to assist her students in restoring health both physically and mentally. 

Daniela is currently studying Oral Myofunctional Therapy, as she is continuously developing her knowledge and skills on how she can best help clients improve their quality of life through optimising breathing.  

She aims to share with as many people possible her scientifically based principles to compassionately support clients.