Free Self-Paced Online Program
This program is designed to assist Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Certified Dental Assistants, Dental Technicians, Denturists, Dental Therapists, Dental Office Staff and anyone interested in dentistry to learn practical and useful strategies on how to support autistic and neurodivergent clients of all ages in the dental setting. In fact, many of the strategies presented will help ALL clients have more successful dental visits.
This program includes a series of four self-paced, interactive modules filled with useful activities and videos and is available to anyone, anywhere for FREE!
What are the Module Topics?
There are four modules in the program. Module 1 is a prerequisite to modules 2 through 4. Modules 2 to 4 can be taken in any order; however, it is highly recommended that the learner take the modules in sequence.
MODULE 1 | Understanding Autism and Neurodiversity
MODULE 2 | Preparing for the Appointment
MODULE 3 | During the Appointment
MODULE 4 | After the Appointment
Each module also includes supplemental resources that have been vetted by CIRCA for quality assurance.
You can start and stop the modules at any time and the platform will remember where you left off. You will also have continued access to each module to use as an ongoing resource.