“Elderspeak” What is it?

Feb 06, 2019

Talking down to an elder is condescending and disrespectful, but so many people aren’t even aware they are doing it.  Read this great article to learn what not to say! We would like to add not to call them by your personal words of endearment i.e., honey, sweetie, or pops.  Be respectful, use proper names.

The Negative Effects of Elderspeak