Shaffer & Associates

Serving Southern California 

Dr. Shaffer runs social skills groups for all ages including high school students. The following topics are addressed: 

 

  • Play skills such as joining in, sustaining play by sharing ideas, being open to others' ideas, sharing, taking turns.
  • Playing by the rules, compromising, ways of handling teasing and bullying.
  • Social media and Internet safety
  • Forming a social identify and 'reading the room' (social cues)
  • Regulating strong emotion in a social context
  • Social communication skills

 

Dr. Shaffer's groups are ongoing, but operate on a 12-week curriculum. For children ages 3-5, groups are typically 3-5 children. In pre-K/K groups the group size can be up to nine children. Key Skills groups for elementary and high school students are typically no larger than 5 children. 

 

For more information about Dr. Shaffer's social skills groups please Contact Us. 

Social Skills Groups

This website is created and hosted by Website.com's Site Builder.