This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 2 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 770.
The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.
This course is discusses the topic of stress and stress management as it relates to dental professionals. With five learning objectives, participants will establish a common nomenclature in which to talk about the subject, increase their knowledge around the science of stress, learn the three main types of stress experienced within the dental practice, obtain the ability to assess their own stress, and determine which of their behaviors are reducing and/or perpetuating their stress.
The emphasis for this course is to increase overall knowledge so participants can understand how their behaviors and choices are impacting their level of stress and quality of life. Ultimately, participants will understand that it takes appropriate coping methods that address their particular type of stress that will lead them to have a successful and effective stress management program.
Description of Speaker:
Jen Butler, M.Ed., CPC, BCC is a stress management expert working with dental professionals to reduce their stress, increase productivity, have more engagement, and higher profits. Her experience and knowledge expands over two decades of creating and implementing stress management programs for small businesses and large organizations that yield measurable results for the organization while increasing the level of fulfillment and satisfaction for team members. Ms. Butler is an internationally, certified coach, nationally trained facilitator, and owner of Jen Butler Coaching. Visit her at www.jenbutlercoaching.com to contact her directly.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
- Define key terms related to stress management
- Understand the science behind the issue
- Know the three types of stress experienced in a dental practice and specific coping methods for each type of stress
- Assess your level of stress to establish effective coping methods
- Identify habits that reduce and/or perpetuate your stress response
The speaker declares that neither she nor any member of her family have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program. She does declare that she does have a financial interest in consulting dental professionals on stress reduction.
Farran Media is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association
to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not
approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards
of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at
For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education at
Farran Media is a nationally approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry.
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 1/1/2019 to 12/31/2022.
Provider ID# 304396
This activity meets the educational criteria required for verifiable Continuing Professional Development under the General Dental Council Lifelong Learning scheme and represents 2 hours of verifiable CPD.
The CE provider (Farran Media) uses reasonable care in selecting and
providing content that is accurate. The CE provider, however, does not
independently verify the content or materials. The CE provider does not
represent that the instructional materials are error-free or that the content
or materials are comprehensive. Any opinions expressed in the materials are
those of the author of the materials and not the CE provider. Completing one or
more continuing education courses does not provide sufficient information to
qualify the participant as an expert in the field related to the course topic
or in any specific technique or procedure. The instructional materials are
intended to supplement, but are not a substitute for, the knowledge, expertise,
skill and judgment of a trained health care professional.
Continuing education credits issued for completion of online CE courses may not apply toward
license renewal in all licensing jurisdictions. It is the responsibility of each registrant
to verify the CE requirements of his/her licensing or regulatory agency.
State CE Requirements:
for CE requirements by state. Please note that this information is current as of the time of listing. This information is subject to change at any time from the state boards. For the most up-to-date information, please contact your state board directly.
There are no refunds for Online CE courses. Please contact technical support if you run into technical difficulty.
For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education