Look Closer, See Me

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Generational Diversity & Sensitivity Training

Look Closer See Me is a five part training series offered by the Center for Aging with Dignity at the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. The training is currently being offered free of charge.

Older people are often misunderstood. Likewise, many older people are not treated with the dignity and respect they deserve. This training is intended to help those who serve and support older people, better understand them, and become more generationally sensitive.

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Look Closer, See Me

The Look Closer, See Me training series is based on a poem by the same name. Years ago when an old woman died in the geriatric ward of a small hospital in Scotland, it was believed she had nothing left of any value. Later, when nurses were going through her belongings, they discovered the poem. Today, the woman who authored it is known as "Anonymous." As the poem suggests, older people are often overlooked and misunderstood.

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