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Growing from Adversity

Denise Wozniak, keynote and workshop leader, explains the trauma of finding out she and her baby had HIV and how she eventually knew that sharing her story would create understanding. Denise is a motivational, inspirational speaker on #resilience, #attitude, #change, #empowerment #perspective.

Breaking Free From Depression | Denise Wozniak | TEDxWhiteRock

In the midst of stigma, trauma and depression, Denise Wozniak discovered how to change her perspective and appreciate life. Denise Wozniak is an inspirational speaker, magazine writer and a certified speaking coach. She has been awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Gold and Diamond Jubilee Medals for her work with children with HIV/AIDS. In addition, Denise has co-authored a UNAIDS booklet: "Children living in a World with AIDS". She has been interviewed about her personal story by national TV and radio, national newspapers and popular podcasts. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at

Life, death and living with HIV

Denise Wozniak's nine-month-old daughter died in 1993 from complications related to AIDS, and Wozniak only found out she herself had HIV after her daughter was diagnosed.

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Learn how to be resilient in tough times and prepare for future difficulties. This speaker will help you understand that your stress can become your greatest opportunity to grow." Have Denise speak at your next event.

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Speaker, Denise Wozniak talks to students at Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, SFU. Denise speaks about being diagnosed along with her daughter, the trauma and growth that followed.

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Work problems.. part of talk on solutions

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