This interactive webinar, which took place on 5 July 2021, discussed the new Mental Health Wellness in Dentistry initiative, and how to act in a timely, appropriate, and safe manner when identifying mental health wellness issues in the dental workplace. It also highlighted the findings of a paper on mental health that will be published in an upcoming issue of the College of General Dentistry’s Primary Dental Journal.

This is the first event under the new partnership announced between the College of General Dentistry (CGDent) and ProDental CPD, and is being held in collaboration with the Dental Professional Alliance.

Chair:

Dr Wendy Thompson MCGDent, College of General Dentistry Ambassador

Speakers:

  • Fiona Ellwood BEM FFGDP(UK) (Hon.), Chair, Dental Professional Alliance, trained Mental Health First Aider
  • Roz McMullan, Chair, Probing Stress in Dentistry in Northern Ireland
  • Ian Mills FCGDent, Trustee of the College of General Dentistry
  • Prof Tim Newton, Professor of Psychology as Applied to Dentistry, King’s College London

The recording of this webinar is available here.

CGDent members and ProDental subscribers have free access to the recording and can claim 1.5 hours’ CPD for free. A £20 fee will apply for non-members/non-subscribers who wish to claim CPD.

Membership of the College of General Dentistry is open to all registered dental professionals. Find out more hereMembership for dentists is available from £94, and for other registered dental professionals from £33. The full list of CGDent membership rates is at https://cgdent.uk/membership-fees/