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Caregiver Training Videos

Denture Care for Caregivers

Daily mouth care should not stop because a person has missing teeth, in fact, taking care of dentures in the mouth is just as important as brushing natural teeth on a daily basis. This video covers:

  • Importance of Oral Health
  • Denture Care Protocol
  • ...

Oral Care of the Dementia Patient

Proper oral care can be a challenge when caring for someone with dementia. Simple, concise instructions, new techniques, and maybe even alternative equipment may be needed. This webcast will help you to help you understand and provide proper oral care...

Senior Dental Care For Those With Dexterity Needs

As caregivers of older adults, caring for those with dexterity issues can make senior dental care difficult and challenging. In this video Brittney Wappes offers tips, techniques, and toothbrush modifications, to help improve dexterity and maximize...

Senior Dental Care: Identifying Normal and Abnormal Structures in the Mouth

Issues in the mouth can have a significant impact on the quality of life, especially for seniors. Oral health is often thought to be an indicator of your overall health and wellness. This video will help caregivers of older adults who are responsible for...

Caring for Dentures and Partials in the Elderly

Proper denture and partial care is important for maintaining the life of the dentures as well as avoiding infectious diseases. This video provides the viewer all you need to know about caring for dentures and partials for successful senior dental care...

Denture Adhesives and Senior Dental Care

Keeping dentures secure and comfortable is important for everyone. As a caregiver caring for someone who has dentures it is important to know the proper techniques for securing and removing the dentures as well as the the types of adhesives available and...

Building Trust in Senior Dental Care

Communication is key in building trust with dental patients.This is especially true with senior dental care and those with dementia. Great tips and techniques for success in dental care of the elderly. 

Presenter:  Bree Valentic, University of Texas...

What Does Being 'Directly Responsible' for the Dental Care of NF Residents Mean?

Senior dental care can be a difficult topic to handle. Who is directly responsible for the dental care of residents? What are the best ways for seniors to maintain quality oral health? If you are a caregiver, or you have a staff to train, watch this free...

Grandma Won't Brush! Daily Oral Care for the Frail Elderly

The frail elderly are functionally dependent on others and have multiple chronic diseases, disabilities, or other impairments. These limitations can complicate routine dental care and hygiene, and add to the common concern of how to get elderly to brush....

Dental Hygiene

We only get one set of teeth, so caring for them properly throughout your life is essential. This video discusses senior dental care and the importance of oral hygiene in the elderly. Presented by University of Texas dental hygiene students, the...

Common Oral Problems in the Frail Elderly

As they age, it is common for older adults to stop maintaining daily oral care. In addition, many seniors suffer dry mouth due to medications, collect bacteria, and have chronic inflammation of their teeth. On top of this there are often contributing...

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