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Beyond Friendship: Supporting Individuals in Understanding the Social World

February 7 @ 6:00pm - 8:30pm

More than making friends, this 2 ½-hour workshop provides parents, caregivers and professionals strategies and tools to help individuals with Autism understand the expected social skills to form meaningful relationships.

As a result of participating in this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • identify the social characteristics related to ASD and the factors that impact success in social situations
  • define the hidden curriculum, and provide examples of unwritten social rules that impact everyday interactions
  • explain the importance of understanding and teaching context in social skills programs

Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Time: 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Cost: $100 per person

Recommended Prerequisites: Fundamentals of Autism Spectrum Disorder, Everyone Learns Differently: Strategies to Bridge the Gap Between Learning and Teaching for Persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Beyond Friendship: Supporting Individuals in Understanding the Social World will be delivered virtually via Zoom. The Zoom link will be e-mailed by Kerry’s Place staff two business days prior to the day of the scheduled event. If you do not see the e-mail in your inbox, please check your junk mail folder or spam folder. If you still haven’t receive an e-mail with the Zoom link, please contact ASDTrainingRequests@nullkerrysplace.org explaining the problem. We will do our best to answer your request as soon as possible. To ensure you do not miss communication from Kerry’s Place, please add @kerrysplace.org to your safe sender list..

To participate, the following is required:

  • mobile device, tablet or computer
  • internet connection
  • speakers and a microphone
  • webcam

Cancellation Policy:
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February 7
6:00pm - 8:30pm
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