Stares, Smirks & Shout-outs

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This session addresses how to deal with negative experiences in public and how to maintain self-esteem and dignity in difficult situations - from the blatantly rude person who yells " Hey, albino !" to the hilariously annoying inquisitor who asks, " Where did you get such white hair? " We will explore the emotions, behaviors and thought processes that these experiences bring about in us and discuss tips to minimize their impact. Attendees will receive suggestions they can use in their daily lives to cope with the occasional challenges of living with albinism