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Posted on Aug 29, 2017 in Autism, Children, Counseling, News, Parenting, Resources, Self Esteem, Social Skills, Teens, Therapy

Social Skills Groups Begin September 17, 2017

Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders are invited to join one of our Social Skills Groups, which will begin a 10-week session on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the Naperville office.

The Social Skills Groups will provide:

  • Evidenced-based interventions that will teach a specific skill each week utilizing various teaching modalities Evidenced-based interventions that will teach a specific skill each week utilizing various teaching modalities
  • Curriculum based on Michelle Garcia Winner’s approach to teaching social skills
  • Individualized goals for each child to develop and practice within the home and community
  • A foundation for developing friendships with same aged peers

Three age-appropriate groups are available:

  • Elementary Social Skills Group will meet from 11:00am until 12:00pm
  • Middle School Social Skills Group will meet from 1:00pm until 2:00pm
  • High School Social Skills Group will meet from 2:30pm until 3:30pm

Bi-weekly parent training opportunities will also be available.

Groups will be facilitated by Dr. Jennifer Stafiej and will meet at the Naperville location, 24024 Brancaster Drive. Fee is $90.00 per student.

More Information

For additional information on the groups, please contact Dr. Stafiej at jstafiej@doctoragor.com or 630-621-5824.