Teen Programs

Teen Social

Language

Group

Dates:

4:00 pm – Wednesday September 12th & 26th
4:00 pm – Wednesday October 3rd, 10th & 24th
4:00 pm – Wednesday November 7th, 21st & 28th (***Nov 28th or Dec 5th will be our outing)

Sessions explore:

  • How to initiate and engage in conversations
  • How to build and maintain friendships
  • How to use good listening skills and tone of voice when speaking
  • Understanding non verbal language and hidden social rules
  • Understanding the difference between literal and figurative language
  • Organization and time management
  • Problem solving social situations
  • Employment communication skills
  • Building self confidence and working through anxious situations

Your teen may benefit if:

They have social language difficulties, LLD, ADHD, ADD, are on the spectrum, has a mild intellectual disability and/or
fluency and speech difficulties.

6 Session Stuttering/Effective Speaking Program

This 6 Session program was designed for teens who are working on their voice, enunciation and fluent speaking skills.

Dates; Offered to client year around. Recommended the 6 sessions are completed in a three month period.

Your teen may benefit if he/she:

  • Has difficulty initiating and maintaining conversations
  • Has troubles using fluent speech when speaking
  • Has difficulties expressing their thoughts and ideas clearly and concisely

Program includes:

  • 6 individual therapy sessions with an SLP, including parent coaching
  • Personalized goal setting for your child (at the start and end of the program)
  • Active Daily Living Communication Tools (breath support techniques, voice projection, easy onset methods and
    conversation skills)
  • Information about the art and science behind effective speaking skills and how to use them socially and
    professionally