Social Skills Development Center
Parent-assisted intervention focusing on children, teens, and young adults who are having difficulty making or keeping friends. The intervention is 90 minutes each week over a 14-week period. The group focuses on skills like having conversations, using electronic forms of communication, choosing appropriate friends, handling teasing, bullying and other forms of social rejection, handling arguments, and having successful get-togethers. Trained by UCLA in evidence-based PEERS program.