Girls Group: Group Therapy for Girls on the Autism Spectrum

Females tend to be more socially motivated than their male peers. This group is a safe place for individuals to practice communication, strengthen social skills and learn from each other.

 

Bi-weekly, Tuesdays October 1st – December 10th

5:30 PM- 7:00PM

 

This group is appropriate for your child if:

  • they are a female between the ages of 12 and 16 years old
  • they have been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • they would benefit from the opportunity to interact socially and practice social skills in a safe, therapeutic environment

Your child can expect to learn:

  • cognitive flexibility
  • how to relate to others
  • how to work with peers towards like goals
  • perspective-taking
  • communication skills
  • social skills

 

Girls Group will meet bi-weekly on Tuesdays at BRAINS. Registration is required and space is limited. If you are interested in Girls Group but cannot attend on these dates and times, please see additional dates for Girls Group below;

Bi-weekly, Tuesdays January 7th – March 17th

 

Facilitator

Sessions are facilitated by Jennie Reminga, LMSW

 

Registration

Speak with a support staff by calling 616-365-8920 or visit us in the office. Registration deadline is Tuesday, September 17th. Registration will remain open until capacity is met or until October 15th. Participants must attend at least 4 out of 6 sessions for the group to be therapeutically beneficial.

 

Cost

$50 per session. $300 due in full at time of registration.

 

For more information, please call BRAINS at 616.365.8920.

 All groups, events, & classes are subject to change and/or cancellation dependent on attendance. Groups must meet the therapeutic & clinical requirements of both the participants & the facilitators. Families will be notified before the start of scheduled groups/classes to communicate a cancellation. Thank you in advance for your understanding. Cost of group is due in full regardless of session attendance. No discounts or refunds will be issued for missed sessions.