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Resources Directory Children & Adolescents > Area Social Skills Trainings
 ProviderDescriptionWebsitePhoneLocation
Aspiring Youth - Ryther Child Center Social Skills GroupsThis social enrichment program helps young people develop the skills and confidence to feel comfortable as they navigate the social world. The programs are for students who have challenges in the mainstream social setting. Many students do have a diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome, LD or similar developmental traits, but no diagnosis is necessary to participate. The programs run in 10 week cycles and meet weekly in Seattle, West Seattle, University Heights, Bellevue, Redmond, and Kirkland. Contact: Ben Wahl.Link206-517-0241Seattle
Carrie Sheppard, LMHC - MindSource CenterThe mental health counselors and therapists offer a wide range of counseling, evaluation and training services to address a variety of social, emotional, and developmental needs. They specialize in those impacted by autism spectrum disorders, learning and neurodevelopmental challenges offering both individual or group options. Link253-859-3505Covington
Gregory Greenberg, Ph.D.Provides Social Skills therapy individually for children with AD/HD, also helps families manage the behavior issues their children may experience.425-637-7700Bellevue
Leslie Fields, M.Ed., LMHC - Casey’s ClubhouseThe Social Skills programs work on regulation, problem solving, mindfulness, confidence, determination, and mastery. These six skills are broken down into different approaches so children have opportunities to integrate and reinforce what they are learning. The groups are for children grades 1-8. Contact: Leslie Fields.Link425-503-3925 Kirkland
Lisa Ann Mikulencak, M.A., LMHC, CMHS - Friendship GroupFriendship Group is a therapeutic and educational social skills group for school age children. Some children have learning issues, ADHD, high functioning Autism, Asperger’s, Sensory Processing Disorder, Anxiety or Depression. Children do not need a diagnosis to participate in the classes.Link206-683-8625Seattle
Lorie Overland, M.A., BSN, RN; Family Learning StrategiesCounselor, ADHD and Educational Specialist. Learn effective parenting skills to help your ADHD child succeed in school and life. The program will provide improvements for academic issues by including cognitive behavioral methods, study and social skills, relationship and anger management skills.Link425-275-1168Bellevue
Sandy Swan, M.Ed. - Licensed Mental Health CounselorSocial Skills and Self-Esteem groups are available for primary ages 5-8, and Intermediate ages 9-12 upon request.Link253-234-4459Renton
Spotlight Social Skills – Northwest Speech Therapy - Regina Feinberg, M.A., CCC-SLPSpotlight Social Skills works with children, adolescents and young adults who have challenges with social interaction. The skills groups provide the opportunity to understand, practice and enhance social skills in order to make friends and get along with others at home, school and work. Many children in the groups have a diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome, High Functioning Autism, PDD-NOS and/or ADHD, while others just struggle with social skills. Link206-226-8813Mercer Island
Susan Burns, M.A., LMHC - Family ConnectionChildren’s Kids Club social skills groups are deigned to teach children self-acceptance in a group setting with coaching in self-esteem, anger management, and interpersonal relationships. Link425-881-9000 Bellevue
Wally's Club - Terri Hollingsworth, LICSW Classes teach children to deal with conflict and anger, how to make friends, how to develop important life-long social skills and how to communicate effectively. Link206-281-8403 Seattle
Wally’s Play GroupsCoached play groups for preschoolers, kindergarteners, and home schoolers with an emphasis on social skills. Contact: Karrin Grutz Link206-898-1433Seattle