The State of Stigma

July 2021 — The State of Stigma: Understanding Mental Health in Older Adults

According to the World Health Organization, "At least one in four older adults experiences some mental disorder, such as depression, anxiety, or dementia."

MODERATED BY—Karl Shallowhorn, Director of Youth Programs at Mental Health Advocates

Melissa Abel

Deputy Director, Amherst Center for Senior Services

Amanda Bender

Longterm Care Coordinator, Erie County

Nicole Dunlap

Clinical Supervisor, PROS Center for Wellness, Dale Association

David Shenk

Commissioner, Erie County Senior Services