Social Skills Therapy
One of the core deficits in individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder is a lack of social communication skills. These difficulties can lead to social isolation and symptoms of anxiety and/or depression. At The Behaviour Change Clinic, we work with autistic individuals to reduce these social barriers.
All intervention begins with an assessment of your child’s skills. If possible, we incorporate your child’s own social priorities and goals. There are several different types of assessment we may use:
Standardized assessment: A standardized pragmatic language (this refers to
Social thinking skills must be taught to children and adults with ASD. Doing so opens doors of social understandings in all areas of life.