Stories of Living with Schizophrenia

  • 5/06/2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • True
  • SUN Behavioral Health: 820 Dolwick Erlanger
  • Education
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  • 5/06/2019 12:00 AM
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  • Stories of Living with Schizophrenia (Printable Flyer)

    Presenter:  Tracy A. McDonough, PhD, Department of Psychology, Mount St. Joseph University, Co-founder, The Schizophrenia Oral History Project

    Participants will have a better understanding of:

    · How to express a deeper understanding of ways that persons with schizophrenia experience stigma, the strategies they use to manage  symptoms, and ways they seek to find purpose in their lives.

    · How to identify ways that oral histories can inform our relationships with persons with schizophrenia and can be used to promote public understanding.

    · How to identify how oral histories can benefit persons with Schizophrenia themselves.