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Northern Ireland Branch

Event Type
Event Subject
Development Outcomes (A)
Topic Groups (General Dental Practice, Patient Communications)
Tuesday 14 May 2019
19:00 - 21:30
Malone Lodge Hotel
60 Eglantine Avenue, BELFAST, County Antrim, BT9 6DY, Northern Ireland
Liz Kay, Maeve Bradley
Booking Fees
  • Dental care professional: £40.00
  • Essential member: £0.00
  • Expert member: £0.00
  • Extra member: £0.00
  • Senior member: £0.00
  • Non member: £40.00
  • Student member: £0.00

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Neuro-linguistic programming for oral health

Date ​Tuesday 14 May 2019

​Malone Lodge Hotel, 60 Eglantine Avenue, Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 6DY, Northern Ireland

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19:00 Registration

19:20 Start

21:30 End

Branch / SectionNorthern Ireland Branch

BDA members - Free

Non-members - £40

DCPs - £40


Although this is a free event for BDA members, advance booking is essential so that we know numbers for seating, refreshments and preparing named CPD certificates.

​​​CPD​2 hours 30 mins

This interactive seminar will offer insights into the extraordinary ways that oral care staff can understand what patients really think and feel, and use these insights to communicate effectively with patients to achieve a much higher level of commitment to oral care and oral health than they have previously. You will know more about your patients than you ever have, be better able to predict your patients behaviours and have patients who are satisfied and happy to pay for treatments.

Learning objectives
  • Attendees will learn to understand the difference between marketing and selling
  • Attendees will understand how trust can be quickly developed with the patient
  • Attendees will learn how to use neuro-linguistic programming to promote good oral health.
Learning content
  • ​The principles of neuro-linguistic programming
  • How to use neuro-linguistic programming in the surgery
  • What can be achieved with neuro-linguistic programming in relation to patient care
Development outcomeA

Professor Liz Kay

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Liz Kay gained her BDS in 1982 from the University of Edinburgh. She acquired a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of Glasgow in 1984 and remained there as lecturer while studying for a PhD, which she completed in 1991. She then became Senior Lecturer at the University of Dundee and then Manchester. She also undertook specialist training in Dental Public Health and for the last 20 years has been a consultant in the specialty.



Hot topics speaker:

Maeve Bradley

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Maeve Bradley is a Specialist in Special Needs Dentistry and Senior Community Dentist with responsibility for Elderly care in the Community Dental Service , Northern Health and Social Care Trust. Maeve will be speaking on ‘The challenges of treating modern day elders in Community Dental Practice'.

How to book / enquiries

Three ways to book:

Online - for individual bookings only

Login to the BDA website first.

Then use the pink 'Register' button at the top right of this page.

Please note: If you have a GDC number you can use the online system. You do not need to be a BDA member.

If you do not already have a BDA website username and password, please email with your GDC number and we'll set that up for you.

If booking online, please email us any dietary requirements.


By booking form - email / post

If you prefer to use a booking form, you are a dental nurse, you are without a GDC number, you wish to book for multiple people, or you have difficulties using the online system, use the booking form (PDF version) or booking form (word version) to make your booking. 


By telephone 

Call the Events team on 020 7563 4590 to book over the phone (open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00).

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