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Level 1 Social Skills & Emotional Regulation Group

This is an eight week group offered by an occupational therapist with support of a program assistant. It is designed to advance social and self-regulation skills in preparation for group educational settings. Small group sizes (max. 4 children) allow for targeted skill development based on the WE THINKERS and FOCUS programs.

Group Goals

  • Focusing and attending with a peer: following, turn-taking, sharing

  • Understanding verbal and nonverbal emotions in self and others

  • Using internalized social rules (e.g., raising a hand in class, changing from one activity to another) and self-monitoring behavior

  • Expressing and responding to a range of emotions

  • Recovery from dysregulation with help from peers or adults

When & Where

Where: ElmTree Clinic 10010-162 St, Edmonton


When: Saturdays from 9:30-10:30

Dates: Jan 28, Feb 4, Feb 11, Feb 25,   Mar 4, Mar 11, Mar 18, Mar 25


Cost: $625

Who is it for?

  • 4-6 years old

  • Uses words and connects sentences in a cohesive manner in conversation

  • Gestures and words are understood by others

  • Communication has purposeful intent: to seek help and to share information

  • Has a tolerance for sitting, waiting, listening, and taking direction Seeks assistance from a peer or adult rather than lashing out

  • When dysregulated they do not have behaviours such as scratching, biting, head butting, throwing objects with intent to hurt, etc.

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