Adventures in Creative Aging: TimeSlips #2

I was invited back to do the Oshawa Senior Citizens Centre’s specialized day program for another round of TimeSlips. TimeSlips opens storytelling to everyone by replacing the pressure to remember with the freedom to imagine. You can find out more about them here: www.timeslips.org The same crowd of about 20 folks suffering from dementia joined […]

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Hip Shakers

“Dancing seems a promising intervention for both improving balance and brain structure in the elderly. It combines aerobic fitness, sensory awareness, motor skills and cognitive demands while at the same time the risk of injuries is low.” -Front. Hum. Neurosci., 15 June 2017 There’s a great story from the UK about seniors attending “Tea Party […]

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Adventures in Creative Aging: TimeSlips

The Oshawa Senior Citizens Centre’s specialized day program was nice enough to let me practice my TimeSlips skills today in preparation for my certification. TimeSlips opens storytelling to everyone by replacing the pressure to remember with the freedom to imagine. You can find out more about them here: www.timeslips.org About 20 folks suffering from dementia […]

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