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Superheroes Social Skills Program

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    Superheroes SOCIAL SKILLS Program

    The Annapolis Valley Chapter of Autism Nova Scotia is partnering with Rowan's Room Respite and Developmental Centre to offer the SUPERHEROES SOCIAL SKILLS program. Superheroes is specifically designed to improve the social skills of high-functioning, verbal children with autism and help them learn to interact appropriately with peers and adults.

    For children age 8 to 12 with an autism diagnosis
     Saturday, November 18, 25, December 2, 9
     1:00pm to 3:00pm
     Autism Centre (565 Main St., Kingston)
     Cost: $60 for 4 weeks

    For more information or to register, please contact Sandy at 902-242-2019 or annapolisvalley@autismns.ca.

    SUPERHEROES is a fun, multi-media program that uses digital comics, video modelling, role-playing, social games and animation to teach the following critical social skills:

    •Getting Ready
    •Following Directions
    •Reducing Anxiety
    •Participating
    •Imitating
    •Body Basics
    •Expressing Wants and Needs
    •Joint Attention
    •Turn Taking
    •Responding to Questions and Requests
    •Conversation
    •Recognizing Emotions in Yourself and Others
    •Perspective Taking
    •Reporting a Problem
    •Recognizing and Reporting Bullying
    •Responding to Bullying
    •Problem Solving and Safety

    ~~Made possilbe by very generous grants from both the Annapolis Valley Community Health Boards and the Municipality of the County of Annapolis.

Sponsors

  • Scotiabank-Middleton
  • KRock 89-3
  • Frank Spinney & Friends