A Psychologist’s View of Dental Ethics

a psychologist discusses dental ethics from his perspective; several short cases are presented showing how ethical communication can be difficult; based on an article in the Journal of the American College of Dentists. (1 credit hour)

Learning Objectives

After completing the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the skills beyond theoretical ethical analysis that are needed to play an active ethical role in the profession
  • Define “confrontation” and list examples of effective and less than effective ethical confrontation

Please Review the Following Article:

A Psychologist’s View of Dental Ethics

Reference

Bruce Peltier, Reflection, Introspection, and Communication: A Psychologist’s View of Dental Ethics, Journal of the American College of Dentists, 2000, 67(4), 33-38.

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