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Social Skills Groups:

​Students will be engaged in a variety of difficult situations that will help to teach them critical skills.

 

Some examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Greetings and Introductions

  • Reciprocal Conversation

  • Navigating Friendships

  • Turn-Taking

  • Story Telling

  • Commenting 

  • Team Building

  • Sportsmanship

Requirements:

  • Can communicate in 3+ word phrases

  • Can sit in a small group setting without 1:1 supervision

  • Does not engage in physical aggression towards peers

  • Able to participate in 2:6 ratio group

  • Can understand and respond to simple WH questions

A screening will be conducted for each child to determine the appropriateness of this group for them. We strive  to match all students based on their communication level to ensure the group is effective for all participants. 

Currently offering groups for ages:

4-6, 7-10, 11-14

TAMARAC, WEST BOCA

Family Support Groups:

Sessions run simultaneously with the social skills groups. This group will teach parent how to be effective social coaches

  • Introduces you to other families sharing your same challenges.

  • Provides an environment to share, learn, discuss, and get professional advice

  • Provides training for siblings, family members, and care givers

  • Helps to demonstrate skills and build the confidence needed to help understand your child and guide them through situations in and outside the home as well as in school and social situations.