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Module Reading List (including website links)

Personal Professional Development 3, 2019/20, Semester 1, 2
James Carey
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential reading

FREEMAN R. (2006) Communicating in dental practice : stress-free dentistry and improved patient care. London: Quintessence.


KAY E.J. and TINSLEY S. (1996) Communication for the dental team: frightening patients? frightening dentists? Brackley : Partners in Practice.


KAY E.J. and TINSLEY S. Communication and the dental team ISBN: 0954614518 (pbk). London: Stephen Hancocks Limited; 2004

LAMBDEN, P. (2002) Dental law and ethics. Abingdon, Oxon. : Radcliffe Medical Press

SCULLY, C. (2006) Culturally sensitive oral healthcare. London : Quintessence

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Simons D, Potter C, Temple G. Hypnosis and communication in dental practice. New Malden: Quintessence Publishing; 2007:

 · Communication skills and Rapport - Chapter 3 (29-44) &Chapter 6 (53-60)

 · Anxiety – Chapter 23 (169-177)

Those who develop an interest in hypnosis may wish to read the whole book

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Online Course Readings


These can be downloaded from the GDC website. Please download and refer to these throughout the course. You are required to have a working knowledge of the GDC standards.



Equality challenge Unit:

Home Office:

British Society for Restorative Dentistry., (1999) Guidelines for Crown and Bridge. FROM: British Society for Restorative Dentistry, The European journal of prosthodontics and restorative dentistry.. v.7(no.1). pp.3-9. Kent: Mosby-Year Book Europe Ltd. Available on the VLE.

This list was last updated on 29/08/2019