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Teaching Social Skills

posted Aug 19, 2014, 6:01 AM by Christine Guth   [ updated Aug 19, 2014, 6:01 AM ]

Teaching social skills and social thinking  will be the topic of the next meeting of Asperger Autism Group of Goshen, to be held Monday, September 8, 7-8:30 p.m. at Eighth Street Mennonite Church, 602 South Eighth Street, Goshen.


A video featuring Michelle Garcia Winner will be shown, followed by a discussion hosted by Roma Osterloo, Autism Coordinator for Elkhart Community Schools. Michelle Garcia Winner is a speech pathologist who specializes in the treatment of individuals with social-cognitive deficits typical of the autism spectrum. She is  is internationally recognized as a thoughtful and prolific writer in the area of social thinking/social skills, and founder of SocialThinking.com.
 
The meeting is free and open to the public. To reserve childcare contact Brenda Yost, zdenek527@yahoo.com, 574-742-6394.
 
For more information about Asperger Autism Group of Goshen, contact Christine Guth, 574-534-2718, cguth@autismgoshen.org, or visit www.autismgoshen.org.