Summer Social Groups 2018

Picky Eaters Picnic

Ages: 3-6
Day and Time: Tuesdays 1-2pm
Dates: June 11 – July 23 (skip week of 4th)
Led by: SOS Certified Occupational and Speech Therapists
Focus: Exploration and exposure to new foods in a group setting
Description: This group focuses on helping each child increase their overall food repertoire while decreasing apprehension relating to meal times.

Music and Movement

Ages: 4-7
Day and Time: Mondays 10:30-11:30am at UGA gym
Dates: June 11 – July 23 (skip week of 4th)
Led by: Certified Occupational and Physical Therapists
Focus: Movement and Coordination
Description: Sessions will include activities to promote balance, flexibility and coordination. Music will be incorporated into every session.

Social Detectives

Ages: 4-6 & 7-9
Day and Time: Tuesday 11am-12pm
Dates: June 11 – July 23 (skip week of 4th)
Led by: Certified Occupational and Speech Therapists
Focus: Turn-Taking and Social Play
Description: Kids will engage in fun structured play events to promote compliments, sharing, commenting, asking questions and offering help to peers across different situations.

Kindergarten Readiness

Ages: 5-7
Day and Time: Tuesday 10am-11am
Dates: June 11 – July 23 (skip week of 4th)
Led by: Certified Behavioral Therapists
Focus: Skills needed for success in school and in social settings
Description: Therapists will provide a small and safe setting where children feel supported in learning to interact successfully with their peers.

Social Skills Superstars

Ages: 4-7
Day and Time: Thursday 9am-10am
Dates: June 11 – July 23 (skip week of 4th)
Led by: Certified Speech and Behavioral Therapists
Focus: Language based social skills
Description: Kids will engage in fun, structured play events to promote compliments, sharing, commenting, asking questions and offering help to peers across different situations.

Talk It Out

Ages: 10-14
Day and Time: Mondays 1pm-2pm
Dates: June 11 – July 23 (skip week of 4th)
Led by: Certified Speech Therapist
Focus: Improving conversation skills and use of language
Description: This group is intended for kids aged 10-14 years of age. It will be a group that gets together and works on improving overall communication with not only peers but adults. Higher level skills will be targeted in this group.

Teen Talk

Ages: 10-13
Day and Time: Wednesdays 12pm-1pm
Dates: June 4- July 16th no sessions week of 4th of July
Led by: Certified Behavioral Therapists
Focus:  Social skills
Description: This group will focus on conversational skills, friendships, and problem-solving skills.

Ninja Princess Warriors

Ages: 3-6
Day and Time: Wednesdays 9am-10am
Dates: June 4- July 16th no sessions week of 4th of July
Led by: Certified Physical Therapists
Focus: Regulation, Body Awareness, & Overall Coordination
Description: Learn sequencing, motor planning, and coordination skills while strengthening the body head to toe. Obstacle courses, yoga, balancing and fun indoor/outdoor activities with peers at the same skill level.

Picky Eaters Picnic

Ages: 3-6
Day and Time: Wednesdays 12-1pm
Dates: June 4- July 16th no sessions week of 4th of July
Led by: SOS Certified Speech Therapists
Focus: Exploration and exposure to new foods in a group setting
Description: This group focuses on helping each child increase their overall food repertoire while decreasing apprehension relating to meal times.

Super Kids In Training

Ages: 3-8
Day and Time: Tuesdays 11am-12pm
Dates: June 4- July 16th no sessions week of 4th of July
Led by: Certified Speech Therapists
Focus: Social skills needed for success in school, play dates, or playgrounds
Description: Through direct, interactive instruction using games and role-playing, clinicians will provide a small and safe setting where children feel supported in learning to interact with peers.