Youth Group Term 2 2018
May 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
June 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd
Autism NT are seeking teenagers aged 12—16 to join a weekly social group.
The group will provide a safe environment for your teen to make friends, share their interests and learn social skills.
Each session will include a structured social skill training exercise followed by fun activities such as games, crafts or visits from special guest speakers. We will integrate your child’s special interests into the program where possible. Outing as a groups are organise and invited guest to show and talk about interesting subjects.
The group is open to teenagers with a diagnosis (or a suspected diagnosis) of Aspergers/high functioning Autism or having difficulties socialising, making and keeping friends.
Our social group outcomes have included an increase in social connections for children and their families, a decreased sense of isolation and an improvement of social skills.
The group will be limited to 10 students to cater for sensory needs.
*** You need to be a member of Autism NT to attend this group ***