Change Your Narrative About Age & Aging
Start: 2023-08-31 10:00:00 UTC Mountain Daylight Time (US & Canada) (GMT-06:00)
End: 2023-08-31 11:30:00 UTC Mountain Daylight Time (US & Canada) (GMT-06:00)
A link to attend this virtual event will be emailed upon RSVP
Every person experiences age, yet we don't all experience it the same way. Many of you have asked about what can be done to change how we think about aging. Lately, we've had many conversations about internalized ageism and how to respond. In this workshop, we will dive into our own experiences and where our narratives of age and aging come from. Ageism is deeply entrenched in both our collective consciousness and our institutions. It impacts our lives, careers, and even our economic prosperity.
During this 90 minute interactive workshop, we will discuss how self-perception is influenced by our culture and our beliefs about age, and begin to dismantle the internalized ageism that holds us back from fully thriving. This workshop creates a space for self-reflection and meaningful connections with others to help us rethink our understanding of what it means to age.
In this participatory workshop we will start to change our beliefs by:
Examining our intersectional identities
Learning how culture influences those beliefs
Connecting with and learning from the experiences of others
Join us to work together to create the change we want to see, starting with ourselves.
Facilitators: Maren J Miller and Nikki Murillo
Learn more about Maren & Nikki on their website.
Complete the form on this page, and click on the SEND RSVP button.
To find Zoom log-in instructions:
You'll receive the Zoom log-in instructions in the Reply email when you register, and also in a Reminder email that will go out 24 hours before the workshop from firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking forward to having you join us!
Your friends at Changing the Narrative