SOCIAL SKILLS GROUP 

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SOCIAL SKILLS FOR ADOLESCENTS

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

Participants will learn to:

  • Improve conversation skills

  • Use common interests to build friendships

  • Manage teasing, bullying, and other social challenges

  • Use humor skillfully

  • Host a gettogether

  • Choose healthy friendships

  • Mend bad reputations

  • Handle conflict and disagreements

  • Understand nonverbal social cues

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

NEXT GROUP STARTING IN APRIL 2020

Intakes: February 2020

 

Dates: Wednesdays 5:30-7:00pm 

 

Age range: 12-18 years

 

Duration: approx. 20 weeks

 

Insurance accepted: HMSA, Alohacare, HMAA, UHA, and Kaiser (QUEST and commercial plans)*

Parent and teen sessions run simultaneously. Parent participation required 

 

Location: 1001 Kamokila Blvd

Suite #133 Kapolei Building in Kapolei

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

*Insurance will cover sessions if participant has an Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnosis. Please contact Shawna for more info if you have a different insurance carrier, as it may be possible to obtain coverage.

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