social skills group provides a supportive environment for kids to gain skills

Social Skills Group

This social skills group focuses on  friendship, reducing anxiety, improving the ability to manage feelings of frustration, and building confidence. Lessons and hands on activities help participants practice self-reflection, self-management, and social skills. This group may be covered by insurance and requires an initial assessment for participants new to the clinic.

 

Ages 8 to 10

Mondays for 8 weeks  from 5:15 to 6:15pm

DATES:   4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20

Ages 11 to 13

Wednesdays for 8 weeks  from 4:30 to 5:30 pm

DATES:  4/3, 4/10, 4/17, 4/24, 5/1, ⅝, 5/15, 5/22

 

Sensory Play Group for Ages 5-7

Games, sensory based activities, and play are used to teach social skills. Emphasis is placed learning how to enter and exit play, problem-solving, taking turns, and cooperation. This group may be covered by health insurance and requires an initial assessment for participants new to the clinic.

Mondays for 8 weeks  from 4:00 to 5:00 pm

DATES:  4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20

Meet & Greet Group for Ages 13-18

This teen social skills group covers topics including how to handle increased independence, bullying, and peer pressure. Individual group member concerns will also be addressed. Groups are built around an activity to create a relaxed environment to encourage open discussion of topics and to build age appropriate social interaction skills. This group may be covered by health insurance and requires an initial assessment for participants new to the clinic

Wednesdays for 8 weeks  from 5:45 to 6:45 pm

DATES:  4/3, 4/10, 4/17, 4/24, 5/1, ⅝, 5/15, 5/22

Group registration is now open and closes at the end of the business day on March 15, 2019

 Group space is limited and will be reserved on a first come-first serve basis.