Virtual Conference

September 10-14th there will be a virtual conference online. This is the main page for all conference information. Here is how it works:

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Opening Seminar
Lisa Copen

Welcome to Invisible Illness Awareness Week!

Take 20 minutes to watch Lisa’s opening seminar to know the
basics about II Week, how it works, what to expect, and her
hope for you. Remember, they are archived, so you can listen anytime.

8 AM Monday

wayne and sherri connel


What to Say, What Not to Say

and How to Help

Wayne and Sherri Connell

MONDAY, 9 AM PACIFIC

MONDAY, 12 PM PACIFIC

georgia shaffer

Relationship Tips: Handling the Fallout of Invisible Illness
Georgia Shaffer

MONDAY, 3PM PACIFIC

arlene pellicane


31 Days to a Healthier
You and a Happier Marriage

Arlene Pellicane

TUESDAY, 9 AM PACIFIC

7 Big Ideas for Regaining Power in the Workplace
When You Live with a Chronic Health Condition
Rosalind Joffe

TUESDAY 12 PM PACIFIC

Who Am I Now? Living
with an Invisible Disease

Tiffany Westrich

TUESDAY, 3 PM PACIFIC

mary siegel

How to Live Successfully When No One Understands Your Invisible Illness

Mary Siegel

WEDNESDAY 9 AM PACIFIC

jill hart

How to Work From Home
When Dealing with an Invisible Illness

Jill Hart

WEDNESDAY 12 PM PACIFIC

renee johnson fisher

Finding  That Self Through All The Muck of Illness
Renee Johnson
Fisher

WEDNESDAY 3 PM PACIFIC

Parenting Teens and Tweens
When You Have a Chronic Ill
ness

Dena Dyer

WEDNESDAY 5 PM PACIFIC

leslie vernick

Avoiding
Destructive Relationships
When Chronically Ill

Leslie Vernick

THURSDAY 9 AM PACIFIC

The Recovery Continuum, Getting
Through it Without Losing Your Mind

Trish Robichaud

THURSDAY 12 PM PACIFIC

How To Keep It Together When Everything Around You is Falling Apart

Maureen Pratt

THURSDAY 3 PM PACIFIC

How Can You Become An
Advocate When You Are Ill?

Jennifer Pettit

THURSDAY 5 PM PACIFIC

naomi kingery

Transitioning to College
and Career with a
Chronic Illness

Naomi Kingery

FRIDAY 9 AM PACIFIC


Positively Real: Keeping
Illness Sweet without Sugar-coating

Kelly Young

FRIDAY 12 PM PACIFIC


Communicating
With Your Spouse When Chronically Ill

Pam Farrel

FRIDAY 3 PM PACIFIC

Closing Seminar
Lisa Copen

FRIDAY 5 PM PACIFIC