SOCIAL SKILLS GROUP 

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SOCIAL SKILLS FOR ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS

Island Behavioral Health is offering the evidence-based UCLA PEERS Social Skills Group for Teens and Young Adults. Jordan Gibson, BCBA and Dr. Shawna Ueyama are both certified providers and will be holding sessions for participants and their parents. 

Teens/Young Adults will learn to:

  • Improve conversation skills

  • Use common interests to build friendships

  • Manage teasing, bullying, peer pressure, and other social challenges

  • Use humor skillfully

  • Host a gettogether

  • Choose healthy friendships

  • Mend bad reputations

  • Handle conflict and disagreements

  • Understand nonverbal social cues

  • Flirt

  • Find out if someone is romantically interested in you

  • Plan and go on dates

GREAT FOR ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS, DEPRESSION, ADHD, ANXIETY, AND OTHER SOCIAL OR BEHAVIORAL DIFFICULTIES. 

CURRENT GROUPS:

DATING SKILL (AGES 18+):

WED 2:45-4:00PM

 

HIGH SCHOOL SOCIAL SKILLS

WED 4:15-5:15PM

ADOLESCENT SOCIAL SKILLS (AGES 10-14): WED 5:30-7:00PM

Location: Kakaako

Telehealth options available to accommodate COVID-19 as well as outer-island clients. 

If you are interested please call us at (808) 800-1195 or contact Shawna at shawna@islandbehavioralhealth.com

*Insurance may cover sessions. Please contact us for more information.

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