Tue. 10 Nov 8:00 PM EST (New York)
Kristy Menage Bernie RDH, MS, RYT
The World Health Organization estimates that 1 in 4 people deal with mental health issues world-wide…and the numbers are growing. According to recent trends, people have become more accepting of mental conditions, reducing the negative stigma in the process. Despite this, many people continue to fear sharing their condition with others. In turn, this further promotes neglect and general lack of understanding regarding mental health. Dental healthcare providers are in a unique position assist patients (and themselves) in understanding the basics regarding mental health. This interactive session will introduce attendees to foundational information and science regarding mental health and well-being.
Participants will learn: