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THE 2022 CIDD “VIRTUAL” COMMUNITY TALK SERIES PRESENTS: Disability and Dating: Romantic Relationships — A PANEL DISCUSSION

February 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

THE 2022 CIDD VIRTUAL” COMMUNITY TALK SERIES PRESENTS:

Disability and Dating: Romantic Relationships — A Panel Discussion

Join us for a panel discussion featuring people with disabilities and their experiences with dating and romantic relationships.
Moderated by: Michelle Ballasiotes, BSPH, OTS – Occupational Therapy Student and LEND Self-Advocate Trainee

Michelle Ballasiotes is a current Occupational Therapy (OT) student at UNC – Chapel Hill and a LEND Self-Advocate Trainee.  She has a form of cerebral palsy called hemiplegia due to a stroke she had before birth.  Michelle recently started a podcast called Dating with a Disability.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Learn from people with disabilities as they share their lived experiences of dating and being in intimate relationships
  2. Learn tips surrounding navigation of dating apps
  3. Learn how disability can challenge and strengthen a relationship
  4. Learn ways to improve inclusion of disabilities within relationships
  5. Learn ways to communicate about disability with a person who has a disability

VIRTUAL ATTENDANCE CERTIFICATES – PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 1.5 CREDIT HOURS – ARE AVAILABLE

Date/Time:  Wednesday, February 9, 2022 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm via Zoom

AT THE TIME OREGISTRATION, YOU WILL RECEIVE A ZOOM LINK TO JOIN THE COMMUNITY TALK SERIES

Details

Date:
February 9
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
https://tinyurl.com/yyp4xgtr

Organizer

Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities (CIDD)
Phone:
(919) 966-5171
Email:
Info@cidd.unc.edu
View Organizer Website

Other

Contact Name
Debbie Reinhartsen
Contact Email/Phone
Debbie.Reinhartsen@cidd.unc.edu

Venue

Virtual