Annie Gunning, Hope for HIE’s certified child life specialist, discusses strategies that will help your child cope during dental appointments and procedures.

Specifically, we’ll explore:
📌 Common fears or challenges medically complex children may experience leading up to and throughout the dental appointment
📌 Strategies to prepare for the dental procedure
📌 Tools and tips for providing emotional support throughout a dental appointment or procedure
📌 How to collaborate with dental staff to foster a positive, supportive experience