Social Skills Group For Children
(Ages 5-12)

  • Dickinson Center, Inc. 43 Servidea Drive Ridgway, PA, 15853 United States

This group is for children ages 5-12.

The group will meet every FRIDAY, starting JUNE 17th, ending AUGUST 5th.

Location: DCI, 43 Servidea Drive, Ridgway

Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

This group will be facilitated by Amanda Carpin Straub, PsyD.

This is a closed group, and will require children to be registered prior to the start date. Register by contacting Amanda Straub at 814.776.2145 x443 or email amanda.straub@dickinsoncenter.org

The groups will focus on a wide range of skills, such as using eye contact in communication, listening when others are speaking, joining and participating in conversations, handling frustrations in social situations, making and keeping friends, handling bullying, and many others. We will use a variety of learning activities, with the goal of creating a fun and positive learning environment.

A maximum of 10 children will be permitted per group.
Insurance coverage is being offered to help offset the cost of the group sessions.
During the last 15 minutes of the session, parents are invited into the session to review the skills learned.