Rianna Patterson is a Dementia advocate, founder of Dominica Dementia Foundation and she’s currently pursuing her BSc Psychology Degree at the University of Kent. She is also a Queens Young Leader 2017.
“The Youth in You” was inspired by a personal experience Patterson faced with her grandfather as he passed away with Dementia in 2013.
The purpose of the talk is the educate the public on how young people can help create a future where we our population of persons with Dementia will decrease in due course, work together to support the needs of the elderly.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.