Group therapy to facilitate Social Skill Development

New learners will develop the following core skills:

  • Playing appropriately with toys
  • Maintaining eye contact
  • Parallel play
  • Physical touch
  • Following directions
  • Approaching others
  • Requesting
  • Accepting toys from others
  • Sharing toys with others
  • Initiating greetings
  • Returning greetings
  • Joining in an activity
  • Role playing

Advanced learners will develop the following skills:


  • Giving a compliment
  • Accepting a compliment
  • Offering help
  • Showing affection
  • Deciding if it is fair
  • Solving a problem
  • Showing understanding of another's feelings
  • Expressing concern for another
  • Dealing with another's anger
  • Negotiating
  • Making a complaint
  • Answering a complaint