PLEASE NOTE: This continuing education course is being archived and will no longer be available for credit after the expiration date.
This course will provide information to dental assistants and dental hygienists regarding dental materials, classification and treatment modalities. Additionally, health education principles will be presented with an emphasis on skills for providing motivation during patient education. This information should enhance the education provided to patients regarding dental materials and the care and maintenance of restorations.
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Disclaimer: Participants must always be aware of the hazards of using limited knowledge in integrating new techniques or procedures into their practice. Only sound evidence-based dentistry should be used in patient therapy.
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NEW – South Carolina Licensees - Beginning November 1, 2019 dentalcare.com will submit your CE course information to CE Broker.
For all states that use CE Broker for licensure, “proof of completions” are electronically reported the first of every month. If a course was taken in November, the “proof of completion” will be submitted the beginning of December.
Kimberly Bray RDH, MS; Karen B. Williams RDH, MS, PhD
This continuing education course reviews the fundamental principles of Motivational Interviewing (MI), a person-centered, goal-directed method of communication for eliciting and strengthening intrinsic motivation for positive change. The Spirit, Guiding Principles and Strategies, true to the method of Miller and Rollnick,are presented and then illustrated in two clinical case scenario videos.
Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, Dental Assistant Students
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