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In DHPR 4506, the student will practice independently and intra-professionally with Dental Assisting students to provide Dental Hygiene care and serviceswithin the Dental Hygiene scope of practice. Students will practice the application of dental hygiene process concepts, knowledge, skills and judgement in client care. Students will gain experience in the provision of tooth whitening education, use of ultrasonic scalers, and the preparation and application of anaesthetic agents. Students will apply the dental hygiene process in a variety of client experiences based on age and difficulty.