A new helpline for struggling dentists

A new helpline for struggling dentists

Jeremy Cooper NHS Confidence Monitor - Industry comments Leave a Comment

One dentist is on a ‘personal mission’ to create a helpline to support his colleagues. Jeremy Cooper, who graduated in 1982 and is now based in Salford, wants to set up a 24-hour one-stop-shop phone helpline, backed up by a website, for dentists. It would be run by dentist volunteers offering advice and signposting callers who need help with any …

Don't boil over with stress

Five top tips on how to alleviate stress

David Croser HR and Team Development Leave a Comment

Modern life is full of challenges, stress and pressures, and the dental profession is no exception. But instead of accepting stress as an inevitable part of life, it is important that dentists effectively address the causes before it impacts on their professional and personal lives. Stress can impact on a dentist’s health and practice in a number of ways. It could affect their confidence, clinical judgement, morale and even …