Body Image in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 - Presented by David Highfill, LCSW, MSW, and Jamie Jackson, PhD

Scheduled Wednesday, Jul 13, 2022 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. EDT

Do you worry what others think about you when they see your scar(s)? Are your relationships affected by your scars? Do you try to hide them from others? Have you ever sought out treatment to make them less visible? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you should attend this webinar. It will cover current research on body image concerns among individuals with congenital heart disease. It will also include the perspectives and personal stories of patients with cardiac surgery scars. A variety of experiences with cardiac scarring will be discussed. Additionally, the impact of these experiences on the lives of patients will be explored. To learn more, please join Mr. David Highfill and Dr. Jamie Jackson for this enlightening webinar about body image and congenital heart disease.

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