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More and more patients are presenting with neurodiversity. It is vital that anyone who is involve in dental care understands these conditions to ensure they can help their patients in the best way possible.

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More and more patients are presenting with neurodiversity. It is vital that anyone who is involve in dental care understands these conditions to ensure they can help their patients in the best way possible.

Speaker

Michael Hempseed

Michael Hempseed is the director of a specialist mental health service called Frontiers of Hope. He is the author of Being A True Hero: Understanding and Preventing Suicide in Your Community. The book is being used by the New Zealand Police, Fire and Emergency NZ, GPs, Counsellors as well as many parents and teachers. He has trained everyone from army medics to social workers to health and safety companies. Michael gained an honours degree in Psychology from the University of Canterbury in 2008. In 2016 he spoke at TEDx.

NZDA Conference 2024 - Team Day

Understanding neurodiversity


Speaker:

Michael Hempseed

Saturday 24th Aug 2024
8:00am - 5:00pm
Venue: Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre
188 Oxford Terrace
Christchurch Central City
Region: Canterbury
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