Social Group for Children With Autism/Anxiety (Ages 6-9)
Weekly social group for children with autism, anxiety, etc. to engage in conversation with other children, learn social cues and maintain conversation.
year old learners
learners per class
Meets 1x per week
Runs week after week
35 minutes per class
In this weekly social group, children are welcomed to come engage with their peers. We will work on social cues, initiating and maintaining conversation and making friends. This class affords children the opportunity to interact with their peers, share hobbies and interests, use their social skills, and make new friends. There will be rotating topics including favorite animals/pets (some of my pets usually make a cameo appearance,) favorite foods, hobbies, books or movies, and more. I also...
Working on improving social skills, understanding social cues, engaging in conversations, and interacting with their peers.
As a mother of a 12 year old with autism, anxiety, sensory processing disorder, and OCD, I know the importance of understanding social cues and initiating conversations. I have taught at 2 different homeschool co-ops working with many different special needs children on varying functional levels. I have been homeschooling my son his entire educational career while working closely with therapists and specialists to ensure all of his needs are met.
35 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Meet the teacher
Hello. My name is Erin. I have been a homeschooling mom for the last 7 years to my son, Christopher, who has autism and anxiety. I live in Western New York with my husband, my son, and our pets. Cookie is our dog. We have 6 cats - Olaf, Elsa,...