Tough Kids Social Skills

Date: 
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 8:30am to 3:30pm
Location: 
FDLRS Action/Semoran Room, 3130 Edgewater Dr. Orlando, FL 32804

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Tough Kids Social Skills

Target Audience: Behavior Specialists, Counselors, School Psychologists, Social Workers and K-8 teachers who facilitate social skills groups

Course Objective:  Tough Kids often have a difficult time getting along in social situations, largely because they have not learned appropriate ways of behaving.The Tough Kid Social Skills Book teaches those learned behaviors that students need to get along successfully in a majority of social situations.  This one-day professional development is designed to help professionals teach a variety of social skills to children.  

Course Description:  

Participants will learn a variety of tools and strategies to help:

  • Identify Tough Kids in need of direct social skills training.

  • Gather data to assess important social skills.

  • Lead productive social skills groups.

  • Conduct structured social skills programs in small group, classroom, or schoolwide applications.

Each participant will receive a copy of  the Tough Kids Socials Skills book containing examples and procedures for a variety of social skills lessons and group activities.

Implementation Activity:  Participants will be required to complete a follow up implementation activities prior to receiving 12 inservice credits.

Follow-up Method:  Email communication and coaching throughout the implementation period will be available upon participant request.  

If you have any questions related to this course please contact: robin.williams@fdlrsaction.org

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