The Autism Project of Rhode Island's Social Group information and descriptions.

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Social Skills Group Descriptions

Groups for Pre-Teens

Club Jr. Thursdays

Ages Served: 10-14

This group is designed to offer a supportive environment where participants can practice social skills.  Age appropriate activites are used to support the development of friendships and to build interests in different leisure activities.

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Game On! Karate Friday

Ages Served: 5-10

Participants will learn non-violent Shotokan Karate Do moves in a visually structured format. Sessions will focus on self-regulation tools and therapeutic recreation through martial arts.

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Game On! Karate Saturday

Ages Served: 5 - 10

Participants will learn non-violent Shotokan Karate Do moves in a visually structured format.  Sessions will focus on self-regulation tools and therapeutic recreation through martial arts.

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In Harmony: Music Makers & Sing Together

Ages Served: 5-20

 

Music, which activates a different part of the brain than speech, has been demonstrated to be an effective channel for addressing some of the core deficits of autism, including expressive communication and self-regulation capacity.

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Skills for LIfe

Ages Served: Middle School/High School

This group focuses on specific activities to build important life skills such as cooking and preparing meals, shopping, managing money, doing daily chores and more.  Independence skills are the focus of this program in a highly structured and supportive setting.

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