Teach Me To Be Social

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Date/Time
Saturday, April 22 - Saturday, June 17
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location
ABA Learning Centre
103-4181 Hastings Street
Burnaby

Event host:
ABA Learning Centre

Event contact:
6042324122
sgentile@abacentre.ca

Cost: $1,125.00

A Social skill group for young children (Ages 4-6) and their parents

This social group is aimed at teaching introductory social skills to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Curriculum is based in part on work by Michelle Garcia Winner (Social Thinking) and will cover topics including

• Learning How to be a Friend
• Following the Group Plan
• Teaching Eye Gaze through Social Thinking
• Recognizing Emotions
• Practicing Relaxation Skills
• Turn Taking and Being a Good Sport
• Initiating Conversation
• Understanding Personal Space

Pre-requisite skills for this program include an ability to communicate verbally using simple sentences and to participate in a group program without challenging behaviour that would require individual adult support. The first and last sessions are parent only sessions and the parent must participate in the last half in hour each week. 

 

Note* no session on May 20th 

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