Join the Next Generation of CircleTalk Leaders!

Dear Future CircleTalk Leaders, As you can see in the video of Lynn, we teach CircleTalk leaders to bring out the personhood in older adults through our evocative conversation program. Be the person who helps older adults reconnect with their life and create new relationships at the same time! With over 7000 hours of CircleTalk […]

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Making Friends as a Lifelong Skill

We are all human beings. A short tutorial on making friends from Gerda Here is Gerda, one of the most fearless people I know when it comes to staying involved in what I call the social fabric of a community. Gerda, living at home until recently, typifies the person that we describe today as being […]

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Being Invisible to Each Other

Being invisible to each other – We can do better. Recently, we convened a CircleTalk™ circle at a large apartment building where many of the residents had been neighbors for a long time. After our second group, I observed two of the men (Circle members) waiting for the elevator to get back to their respective […]

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What makes life significant?

In 2014 Atul Gwande published his seminal book on end of life values and perspectives by the medical establishment. Let’s return to this except from the introduction and ask: Are we making headway in the fight to disrupt what is referred to as “the terror of isolation”? At CircleTalk, we believe that connection, belonging and […]

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October 12 Training!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS with a great big Circle! For all of you who’ve been asking, and for those of you who should be, we are very pleased to announce that the CircleTalk Leader Course is… drum roll, please… October 12, 8:30am – 5pm TRU Community Care 2593 Park Lane Lafayette, CO 80026 REGISTER NOW! There is no denying or ignoring […]

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NextFifty Grant Recipient!

We have some exciting news! CircleTalk is proud to announce that it has been chosen as one of the grant recipients from NextFifty Initiative, a Denver-based nonprofit Foundation dedicated to funding innovative, mission-driven initiatives that improve the lives of older adults and their caregivers. The funds will help CircleTalk invest in a healthier aging process […]

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