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The Science of Making Friends

Helping Socially Challenged Children and Adolescents

By Laugeson, Elizabeth


This online video is a presentation, intended for parents, about the PEERS evidence-based social skills intervention. It discusses the background to social impairments in autism, and it describes the PEERS program, some of the social skills taught in PEERS, and the research support for PEERS.

Located in Northeastern Ohio, "Lawrence School is an independent, coeducational day school serving students with learning differences and attention deficits." [Website]

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This online video is in English


Lawrence School
Ohio, United States

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