Course Description:

Current statistics and societal trends’ show an increase in Mental Illness in the US. These statistics represent people… Our patients, friends, colleagues, current employees and potential new employees and maybe even ourselves. By having a proactive plan and being prepared to handle mental health conversations with patients, you and your team will be more confident and will give a unique patient experience with exceptional whole health care.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand the statistical prevalence of mental illness and how it effects patient compliance and case acceptance
  • ​Learn about available resources, the QPR Method, and how to ACT

Author Bio:

Amy is a Dental/Mental Health Advocate, Business Owner and Dental Consultant. Bridge the Gap Consulting Services focuses on Intention, Purpose & Results. She is an RDH and has worked in private practice, FQHC, Public Health, Community Service and with all specialties. Amy has a Bachelor’s in Health Science & Bachelor’s in Education from Johnson State College.

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