SOCIAL SKILLS GROUPS
Social skills which are needed to successfully maintain relationships with others include:
making and keeping friends
working in a group
expressing empathy towards other
creating and holding boundaries
The Village social skills groups will allow your teenager or young adult to practice these skills in a safe therapeutic environment.
During each session, your teen will learn and practice a new skill while interacting with other group members. Specific groupings of participants will be based on age and level of social development.
Your teen will learn:
Respect & Boundaries
How to deal with Gossip/Rumors
Avoiding Bullying, Teasing and Fighting
Boundaries with technology
Research shows improvement in:
Social skills in the community
The ability to be successful in group activities with other teens