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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 teens age 13 to 17 with an autism diagnosis (teens should be independent and verbal) 
 Saturday, March 3, 10, 17 and 24
 4:00pm to 6:00pm
 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

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:

•Responding to Questions and Requests
•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.


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