Events Calendar

Tween Talk-Adolescent Social Skills Group

 
Date:
Every Tuesday
Time:
5:40-6:30 P.M.
Description:

What:  A social skills program specifically designed for adolescents. The students will be working together on such activities as projects, games, and role-playing to help promote healthy, positive interactions with each other.  Weekly topics may include but not limited to:

-          interacting with the opposite sex

-          establishing social boundaries (friends, strangers, adults, etc.)

-          problem solving/emergency situations

-          social etiquette (restaurant, phone, etc.)

-          communication/conversation skills & cues

-          developing & maintaining friendships

-          developing self-confidence & self-advocacy skills

-          appreciating our differences

-          responsibility & showing respect

Where:  Children’s Therapy Center, 2nd Floor

When:  Tuesdays from 5:40 – 6:30 pm

Who:  Adolescents ages (approx.) 9-13 yrs.

How:  Reimbursed by your insurance company as therapy

 

Please contact Joy Williamson Speech Language Pathologist (724-942-6100) or Marianne Smith Family Counselor (724-942-6125) for more information. 

*Interested parties will need to make an intake appointment with Marianne Smith prior to starting the group.  Interested parties will also be required to have a speech evaluation with a CTC speech pathologist.