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TimeSlips helps patients suffering from dementia rediscover a talent for storytelling

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Dementia can rob a person of their memory, but often leaves their ability to spin a yarn.  It’s the concept behind TimeSlips, a program developed in Milwaukee now being utilized in elder care facilities nationwide.

UWM Theater Arts professor Anne Bastings helped create TimeSlips in 1998, a group therapy program that infuses creativity into elder care.

Student Photojournalists Amelia Jones and Lexy Bursiek shared more on CBS 58 Sunday Morning.

Click here to learn more about TimeSlips.

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