Speaker: Nancy Morrow-Howell PhD, Suzanne Kunkel PhD, Tracey Gendron PhD, and Shannon E. Jarrott PhD
Date: September 6, 2023, 12pm- 1:30pm CT
In this session, we will briefly review what ageism is, where it happens, and why it matters; but the focus will be on deepening our understanding of how we all experience and perpetuate ageism. We will discuss strategies that we can use to actively address ageism, especially in our professional settings.
be able to speak more comfortably about what ageism is and why it matters;
appreciate the many facets of ageism;
identify strategies to confront other-directed and self-directed ageism;
apply anti-ageism strategies in the clinical settings.
Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by Grant No. 6H79FG000600-01M001 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.