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Transforming Lives is a webinar series hosted by myFace, designed for families of children with craniofacial differences, caregivers, and healthcare providers.

In each webinar, we explore medical, insurance, and other related issues, and how they impact people with craniofacial differences. myFace also provides important direct services such as access to patient and family support groups, topic-driven workshops, and online programs that serve to educate as well as entertain.

Transforming Lives: Early Speech and Language Development in Children with Cleft Lip/Palate

Approximately half of all children born with a cleft palate will need some form of speech and language therapy. This webinar will explore how a cleft palate can affect early speech and language development, and strategies you can use at home to help your child progress. You will also have the opportunity to ask live questions during the question-and-answer portion of the program.

Transforming Lives: The Impact of Prenatal Diagnostics on Postnatal Care

Second only to hearing a baby’s heartbeat for the first time, the ultrasound is a much-anticipated milestone during pregnancy when parents get to see their baby for the first time. However, when a family learns that their child has a craniofacial issue, everything changes. This is a journey that will last a lifetime. myFace aims to start at the beginning in identifying and addressing what it takes to set a family and child up for success.

Transforming Lives: The Difference a Craniofacial Care Team Can Make

We invite you to view our inaugural webcast in the “Transforming Lives” series, Transforming Lives: The Difference a Craniofacial Care Team Can Make. This webcast will allow you to hear expert perspectives to help you better understand how to navigate the selection of medical, surgical, and psychosocial specialists that will help address your child’s condition.

Advocating For Your Child

Lilliana Diaz-Pedrosa, Esq., Advocates for Children of NY Director, AFC Parent Center, gives an informative webinar on Advocating for your Child During the Homeschool Environment.

Eating Healthy In Times of COVID-19

Deborah Malkoff-Cohen, Registered Dietitian at the myFace Center for Craniofacial Care, at NYU Langone Health, provides useful tips and information on eating healthy for you and your family during this challenging time. She also addresses common feeding concerns that you may have for your family.



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