Mental Health & Substance Abuse Awareness – NC DDS & RDH / MATE Act – 1.5 HR CE
CE Dojo is pleased support the administrative efforts of the NC Caring Dental Professionals (NCCDP) board to sponsor this course given by Roger B Moore, Jr PhD in compliance with the new NCBDE mental health and substance abuse continuing education requirement. This new mandate – unique only to NC dentists and dental hygienists (21 NCAC 16R .0206/21 NCAC 16I .0206) has begun enforcement effective January 2023.
This course will also serve as an ADA CERP qualified program to provide 1.5 CE hours credit toward MATE Act requirements for DEA permit renewal.
Dr. Roger Moore is most eminently qualified to present this topic. He has been active in the field of psychology since 1993 when he received his PhD from George Mason University. He is licensed in North Carolina as a Psychologist and a Health Services Provider and has been in private practice since 1995. In September 2004 Dr. Moore opened his own practice, The Center for Psychological Wellness (https://psychwellness.net).
Dr. Moore has served on many boards and committees including as president of the North Carolina Psychological Foundation and the North Carolina Psychological Association. He has provided similar awareness programs for the NC Bar Association. He has published numerous articles and given invited talks to a range of professional and lay audiences on topics such as anxiety disorders, adolescent suicide risks, marital relationships, and improving psychological health.