Earlier today, Drs. Bill Thomas and Al Power held a streaming video conversation at www.PickerReport.org to discuss the power of language and words on person-centeredness. In particular, they discussed the recent debate at ChangingAging.org regarding the use of words such as “Elderly”, “Frail” and “Senior Citizens”. If you missed the live broadcast, I edited together the conversation on YouTube so you can share the video with friends:
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Kavan Peterson, Editor, ChangingAging.org
Kavan is a social media entrepreneur committed to growing the use of social networking towards promoting the equality, sustainability, health and well being of people of all ages. Combining careers as a national journalist and public relations expert, Kavan focuses on the power of user-generated content to communicate ideas and build movements.
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