2019 NADRC Webinar (05/07/19): The Messages We Send:Stigma Toward Persons Living with Dementia & How to End It (weblink/PDF)

In this web seminar, discover the types of stigma that can affect persons living with dementia. Learn about the role language plays in stigma around Alzheimer’s disease, including how it perpetuates stigma and how it helps heal the injuries created by it. Acquire everyday strategies for countering stigma through person-centered approaches. Hear from a person with early stage dementia about her experiences related to these issues.

Presenters: Dr. Cynthia Huling-Hummel and Dr. Shana Stites

The presentation can be accessed at: https://youtu.be/BdMlxTuQB3w
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