Social Skills Group for Children

  • Dickinson Center 43 Servidea Dr Ridgway, PA, 15853 United States

This group is for children ages Kindergarten through 5th grade.

The group will meet every FRIDAY, starting JUNE 9th, ending JULY 28th.
Location: DCI, 43 Servidea Drive, Ridgway
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am

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, understanding non-verbal cues, using appropriate play skills, handling bullying, and many others. We will use a variety of learning activities, with the goal of creating a fun and positive learning environment. During the last 10 minutes of the session parents are invited into the session to review skills learned.

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 814.772.2145 x443 or email amanda.straub@dickinsoncenter.org

A maximum of 10 children will be permitted per group.
Insurance coverage is being offered to help offset the cost of the group sessions.