Social Skills Programming for Adults 18 Years & Older

Age: 18-38

Program Cost: $325

Location: In Person

Program Length: 4 Sessions

Session Time: 1 hour

*Register to be notified of upcoming sessions.

Dating for Adults

This 4 week boot camp is designed to teach evidence-based social skills to adults interested in learning more about dating. Topics covered include:

  • Flirting with Potential Partners

  • Letting Someone Know You Like Them

  • Choosing Appropriate People to Date

  • Asking Someone on a Date

  • Handling Rejection

  • Turning Someone Down

  • Planning & Going on Dates

  • Dating Do's & Don'ts

  • Handling Pressure from Partners

An optional session for social coaches will be delivered at the same time.

Age: 18-38

Program Cost: $100

Location: In Person

Program Length: 4 Sessions

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Game On!

Practice and boost social skills weekly through our games night. Register for one month, or as many as you would like. Each week a relevant social skills will be covered to enhance the social skill toolbox involving play games with others. We will also focus on learning to play (the game, if required), following the game rules and appropriately handling situations that occur while playing games.

Age: 18-24

Program Cost: $375

Location: In Person

Program Length: 8 Sessions

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Healthy Relationships: Being Smart and Safe When You Date

If you have questions about dating and relationships, this 8 week workshop is right for you.

Questions and topics explored include:

  • How do I make friends?

  • What do I need to know about my body?

  • How do I find a partner or boy/girlfriend?

  • How do I stay safe online?

  • How do I protect myself?

Age: 18-24

Program Cost: $775

Location: Virtually and In Person

Program Length: 22 Sessions (11 weeks)

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Healthy Relationships & Sexuality

This program is inclusive of all sexual orientations and gender identities that promotes sexual self-advocacy. The main pillars of the program address healthy boundaries, healthy and unhealthy relationships, sexual health and anatomy. In this group, we talk about relationships and sexuality. We will cover different topics including:

  • Understanding who you are as a person- interests, likes/dislikes, communication styles

  • How to be in different kinds of relationship (friendships, employer/employee, intimate)

  • How to start a relationship, how to stay in one and how to decide what is ok in relationships

  • How to communicate with others

  • Sexuality and sexual health

  • Male and female sex parts

  • What can go wrong in a sexual and romantic relationship? And how to make things go right (consent, safe expression, legal issues)

The program teaches sexuality with participants to ensure they have access to information that allows them to make informed decisions and be sexual self-advocates. Focusing on how to speak up regarding relationships and sexuality. Participants will have interactive opportunities to practice skills through skits, roleplay and other techniques.

Age: 18-38

Program Cost: $1600

Location: In Person

Program Length: 16 Sessions

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Social Skills for Young Adults

PEERS® for Young Adults is a 16-week evidence-based social skills intervention for motivated young adults between 18-38 years of age who are interested in learning skills to make and keep friends and develop romantic relationships. During each group session, young adults are taught important social skills and are given the opportunity to practice these skills. PEERS® may be appropriate for young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, Anxiety, Depression or other social and behavioral disorders.

Young adults must be socially motivated and attend each session with a social coach.

Young Adults will learn about:

  • Conversational Skills

  • Appropriate Use of Humor

  • Electronic Communication

  • Handling Direct and Indirect Bullying

  • Handling Arguments & Disagreements

  • Organizing Get-Togethers with Friends

  • Dating Skills

  • Strategies for Handling Sexual Pressure

Age: 18-38

Program Cost: $175

Location: In Person

Program Length: 4 Sessions

Start Date: October 24, 2022

End Date: October 27, 2022

Session Time: 1:30-2:30 PM

Talking Matters

Join us for a communication series examining aspects of healthy friendships and relationships. Participants will look at communication using both words and body language with the opportunity to practice in session, including assertive communication to support speaking up in a way that people will listen. We will also look at conversation skills related to trading information and two-way conversations to support developing relationships.