Month: February 2020

Adult MPS patients meeting STAND ON YOUR OWN II

The second Adult MPS patients meeting was held from 17th to 20th October 2019 in hotel West Point in Verona, Italy.

The goal of this meeting was to encourage adult MPS patients to be independent – stand on their own.

Participants age range was between 17 and 55 years from 10 different European countries.

Capacity building training for MPS patient advocates

Held in Belgrade, Serbia on 3rd and 4th July 2019.

20 MPS patient advocates representing national MPS societies and adult MPS patients from 12 European and one country from Africa participated.

Local PR & Media agency, AS communications, highly specialized in healthcare and rare diseases performed the training. Team of trainers consisted of PR expert, communicologist, actor, psychotherapist and medical journalist.

Adult MPS patients meeting STAND ON YOUR OWN

The first Adult MPS patients meeting was held on 4th and 5th October 2018 in Maritim hotel Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The goal of this meeting was to encourage adult MPS patients to be independent – stand on their own.

This goal was achieved when adult MPS patients exchanged their experiences of living in different European countries and proposed solutions for improving their own lives.

Participants age range was between 17 and 53 years from 8 different European countries.

Webinar Nr. 1 – Strategies to overcome shame and anxiety when meeting new people

Webinar Nr. 1 Strategies to overcome shame and anxiety when meeting new people Webinar Strategies to overcome shame and anxiety when meeting new people Meeting new people can be scary, especially if you are dealing with chronic condition. People’s worst fear is that they will be evaluated, judge and rejected. Today, we speak how anxiety …

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Webinar Nr. 2 – Sexuality and Intimacy

Webinar Nr. 2 Sexuality Webinar Sexuality and Intimacy Stereotypes about sexuality and people with disability/chronic condition often can be negative, discriminatory and can lead to isolation from emotional/sexual contact. What is sexuality, how we can reborn it and how we can adapt our bodies to another’s presence… Intimacy and sexuality are individualistic, creative and different …

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