Oral Health for People with Physical and Learning Disabilities

When:
February 14, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm UTC Timezone
2019-02-14T09:30:00+00:00
2019-02-14T12:30:00+00:00
Where:
Cameron Hospital
Leven KY8 5RA
UK
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Karen Stirling
01592 226488

Aim:

To increase the knowledge and understanding of the oral health needs of people with disabilities and to explore the key roles that staff have to maintain good oral health for their service users.

Learning outcomes:

By the end of this course participants will have:

  • The ability to recognise the importance of oral health to general health and wellbeing
  • Explored the role that carers have in prevention of dental disease
  • The ability to manage specific complications and identify oral hygiene methods.

Who should attend?

Those from the public or voluntary sectors and carers who are supporting people with physical or learning disabilities and who can have a direct influence on the oral health of people within their care.

Click here to apply online