PEERS - MAKING FRIENDS
Making Conversation and Making Friends
Teens with Autism or ADHD can have a hard time picking up on social cues and understanding the perspectives of others. Knowing how someone might react to something that we say or do makes it a struggle to start or engage in a conversation!
Do you have a teen son that has a hard time making friends and engaging in meaningful conversation with others, especially their own age? Is keeping friends a challenge? Then this group is for them! Join us at Integrative Psyche.
Identify strengths, self-compassion, and supportive relationships for healthier living.
Goal: To increase self-awareness and build skills to support healthy responses and relationships
Objectives: A group for teen boys to build successful social skills!
1. Identify strengths and areas of growth
2. Learn what factors contribute to a healthy friendship
3. Practice specific skills with others in the group
4. To practice self-compassion and co-regulation strategies with the group and
5. Discuss and work on goal setting and problem-solving skills
6. Practice social skills and develop tools for starting and joining conversations,
choosing appropriate friends, handling negative situations with peers, and
having fun with friends
Preregistration is Required: contact Integrative Psyche at 414-545-4430 or
by email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Many insurance companies cover group therapy!