BEST (Better Emotional / Social Times) Social Skills Program
Eligibility Criteria: Children 8-12 years of age with a diagnosed learning disability and/or ADHD
Description: Social skills training builds effective communication techniques for everyday situations using role-playing, games, videos, and positive reinforcement. The training will focus on direct instruction to assist participants with strategies to successfully interact at home and at school. BEST will now be offered as three separate programs with different areas of focus as outlined below.
Program Fee: $150 for non-LDA members or $100.00 for LDA members per 7-week session.
BEST: Dealing with Emotions covers self-talk; self-control; responding to failure; bullying; self-advocacy; and teasing/peer pressure.
Next Essex Session:
Please email us. This is a continuous intake program.
Click here for the BEST: Dealing with Emotions Essex Registration Form.