About

Jenny L. Gularte, RDH

 

 

Jenny Gularte has worked in private practice as a myofunctional therapist since 2004. Jenny graduated from Cabrillo College in Aptos, California in 1980 and practiced as a Dental Hygenist for over 30 years. From 1980-1982, Jenny developed a great passion for working with children as a Public Health Dental Educator in the public school districts of Monterey and Salinas, California. She has worked with Dr. Darick Nordstrom, DDS, inventor of the ALF appliance, and Dr. Viola Frymann, DO, who referred patients to Jenny in the San Diego area, and she currently works with osteopathic physicians who refer patients to her. Myofunctional therapy is Jenny's life-long passion.

 

Training:

 

  • Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy 

  • Buteyko Breathing Educator Therapist

  • Academy of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy at University of Southern California 2004

  • University of San Francisco, CA  Lazer Certified by Dr. Joel White -UCSF 2003 

  • Thumb Sucking Cessation Course by Rosemaire A. Van Norman 2007

  • Myofunctional Therapy Course by Kimberly Benkert 2009

  • Buteyko Breathing with Patrick McKeown Los Angeles, CA 2010

  • Advanced Myofunctional Therapy - AOMT San Diego, CA 2012

  • Advanced Myofunctional Therapy with Academy of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy Los Angeles, CA 2013

  • Advanced Myofunctional Therapy with Coulson Institute of Orofacial Myology, Sandra Coulson 2014

  • AAOP - American Academy of Orofacial Pain 2014 Plenary Session

 

Professional Organizations:

 

  • MEMBER OF AAMS - ACADEMY OF APPLIED MYOFUNCTIONAL SCIENCES

  • MEMBER OF IAOM - INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF OROFACIAL MYOLOGY

  • MEMBER OF AAGO - AMERICAN ACADEMY OF GNATHOLOGIC ORTHOPEDICS

  • MEMBER OF IATP - INTERNATIONAL ASSOC. OF TONGUE- TIE PROFESSIONALS 

  • FOUNDING AFFILIATE MEMBER of NORTH AMERICAN ASSOC. OF FACIAL ORTHOTROPICS

  • MEMBER OF AAPMD - AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PHYSIOLOGICAL MEDICINE & DENTISTRY

  • MEMBER OF ADHA - AMERICAN DENTAL HYGIENIST'S ASSOCIATION

  • MEMBER OF BBEA - BUTEYKO BREATHING EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION

  • MEMBER OF DENTAL CRANIAL ORTHOPEDICS STUDY CLUB

  • MEMBER OF AOMT - ACADEMY OF OROFACIAL MYOFUNCTIONAL THERAPY

  • MEMBER OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MYOFUNCTIONAL STUDY CLUB

  • IAOM PAST CONVENTION CHAIR SAN DIEGO, CA OCTOBER 2009