Fall 2015 – Social Skills Groups

Posted By: Leaps & Bounds on Oct 22, 2015   Category: Groups, Programs, Resources, What's New  

Register now for our Fall Social Skills Groups

When: One day per week, August 31st, 2015 – December 19th, 2015

Where: Leaps and Bounds

Each group is led by an Occupational Therapist trained in teaching social skills.

Buddy Builders
(Ages 3-5 years)
Saturdays 9:30AM – 10:30AM

This group will give your child the opportunity to interact and play with peers. Therapists will utilize modeling and positive behavior strategies to encourage interactions. This group will provide the structure appropriate for this age to enhance predictability and engagement.

Building Friendships
(Ages 8-12 years)
Saturdays 11:00AM – 12:00PM

This group will give your child the opportunity to build confidence, develop age-appropriate social skills, and establish positive friendships with peers. Children will participate in activities that promote communication, taking directions from peers, and negotiation.

Boys Will Be Boys Club
(Ages 11-15 years)
Wednesdays 6:15PM – 7:15PM or Thursdays 5:00PM – 6:00PM

This group will help boys connect and establish positive friendships with each other. The group will foster appropriate behaviors, self-confidence, and communication. Conflict resolution will also be addressed throughout the group.

Homeschool Boys Club
(Ages 10-12 years)
Wednesdays 10:45AM – 11:45AM

This group will help boys connect and establish positive friendships with each other. The group will foster appropriate behaviors, self-confidence, and communication. Conflict resolution will also be addressed throughout the group.

**An intake assessment will be required for children not already attending Leaps and Bounds to ensure all of the children will receive maximum benefit from their group.**

Please call if you are interested in registering your child for any of the groups.

The following groups will be offered again in the 2016 Winter/Spring session starting February 2016:
*Preschool Prep & Play
*ABCs & 123s
*Beginner Handwriting
*Advanced Print
*ABCs to Social Skills
*Super Friends
*Girlfriend Group
*Munch & Crunch Lunch
*Mommy & Me Sensory
*Reading Club
*Emotional Regulation
*Know the Trigger

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