Join us every fourth Tuesday of the month at 1pm for our webinar series.
We will cover an array of topics important service and care of Older Virginians.
December 14, 2021 1pm-2pm (one week early due to the holiday)
Toxic Ageism: Losing a Decade of Longevity
Ageism is everywhere. Microaggressive attitudes and innuendos inundate our daily lives. But what happens when the attitudes are not so subtle? There is nothing subtle about having your life and lived experience compared to a tsunami. There is nothing subtle about infection control protocol that relegates warehouses of elders to isolation and loneliness. This presention will elevate the conversation about toxic ageism and empower participants to “see something, say something.”
Dr. Jay White
Gerontologist and Certified Dementia Practitioner
Dr. Jay White is a Gerontologist and Certified Dementia Practitioner. He operates an options counseling practice in Lynchburg and works with the Longevity Project for a greater Richmond on Education and Outreach efforts.