Mental Health Care in Dentistry: A Trauma Informed Approach to Suicide Prevention

Mental Health Care in Dentistry (ce645) - Introduction
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Introduction – Suicide Prevention

Mental health conditions and life stressors are the leading cause of suicide amongst healthcare professionals. The goal of this course is to help educate dental professionals in understanding the prevalence of untreated depression, trauma, and suicidality. Using a trauma-informed lens, this course will provide dental professionals with resources, strategies, and information to help decrease the risk factors when faced with trauma, depression, and anxiety.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Statement

  • Ms. Mekhitarian has no financial interests to disclose relating to the content of this presentation. She has no conflicts of interest associated with this course.


  • P&G is providing these resource materials to dental professionals. We do not own this content nor are we responsible for any material herein.
  • 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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