September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and our guest this week Dr. Kyle Stanley DDS sits down with Shaun Keating and discusses the rising concerns of mental health issues and suicide in Dentistry today. Shaun and Dr. Stanley dive into statistics and personal experiences that they both have gone through over the years and talk about what are some causes that might incite poor mental health or thoughts of suicide for some dentists. You will hear all this and more on this week’s episode of The Dental Up Podcast.
You will hear on this episode:
-Statistics on Mental Health and Suicide in Dentistry.
-Being in a Fear/Anxiety Based Workplace
-How the Media contributes to the Misrepresentation of Dentists today.
-Dr. Stanley’s personal experience with people’s opinions about Dentists.
-The benefits of having a really empathetic and supportive team on your side.
Click here to know more about Dr.Kyle Stanley and his practice.
Practice Website: https://www.beverlyhillsladentist.com
If you or someone you know is struggling with depression or has had thoughts of harming themselves or taking their own life, get help. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255) provides 24/7, free, confidential support for people in distress, as well as best practices for professionals and resources to aid in prevention and crisis situations. You can also visit their website at https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org