Let your imagination soar.
Start telling stories
TimeSlips opens storytelling to everyone by replacing the pressure to remember with the freedom to imagine.
What is TimeSlips?
The open, poetic language of improvisational storytelling invites people with memory loss to express themselves and connect with others. TimeSlips brings meaning to long term care.
News & Events
WE WELCOME COMMUNITY 360˚, OUR NEWEST TIMESLIPS CERTIFIED ORGANIZATION!
Located in Omaha, Nebraska, Community 360˚ trains trusted volunteers for nursing homes. They empower people to become a source of long-term support for the elderly living in nursing homes as well as the staff working there. Check out their website at www.community-360.org/.
CALLING ALL INTERNS!
Our call for summer interns is now available! Review begins May 15th with June 1st start date.
12-weeks/$400 for two Jolene Hansen Student Fellows. Two TimeSlips Intern Fellows also awarded.
READ TS PRESIDENT ANNE BASTING'S NEW ESSAY
Why the Arts are Key to Dementia Care on PBS's Next Avenue Blog
DID YOU KNOW?
TimeSlips is listed on the AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange? That's the U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services Agency for Health Research and Quality!
Find it here.
NEW RESEARCH STUDY
Click here to read the latest study by Dr. Daniel George that finds TimeSlips' positive impact on people with dementia, staff, and the care communities themselves.
HOW DO I USE THIS WEBSITE?
watch our new video here.
FIND A FACILITATOR NEAR YOU
Click here to see our all our fantastic Facilitators across the globe!
WELCOME TO OUR NEW ORGANIZATIONAL TRAINEES!
The Goerlich Alzheimer's care staff in Sylvania, OH and Omaha's Community 360 are embarking on their Organizational Certification!
REVOLUTIONIZING SENIOR CARE
TimeSlips was featured in a front-page article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Monday, June 2nd: Click here for a link to the exciting story
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TAKE TIMESLIPS WITH YOU
Our mini-story kit is an ideal gift for families with memory loss. We have a limited supply available for $20
Mini-kits contains 5 picture cards, 5 question cards, a mini-story journal and pencil. The 4" kit can go anywhere with you. Order one here before they are gone!
TimeSlips Wins MetLife Leadership Award through the National Center for Creative Aging
TimeSlips is a 2013 Leadership award winner in Health and Wellness. We are honored and look forward to working with NCCA.
TimeSlips is 2012 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer's Caregiving Awardee!
We are so honored by this award! Learn more here
TimeSlips on NPR
On May 14, National Public Radio (NPR) featured TimeSlips Creative Storytelling.
The article and 4 minute program, “Alzheimer’s Patients Turn to Stories Instead of Memories,” acknowledged the many ways creative storytelling can be beneficial to older adults with dementia, and those who care for them.
TimeSlips.org on NBC's Today Show
Click HERE to see the TODAY SHOW segment featuring TimeSlips in practice, including interviews with storytellers, family, staff, and founder Anne Basting.
TimeSlips brings creative engagement to families with memory loss around the world. Experience the freedom of imagination - come play with us!
Certify your organization.
Certified TimeSlips Organizations demonstrate their committment to person-centered care by training interdisciplinary teams in creative engagement.
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