Theory Driven Sports, Music, Nutrition, Reading and Social Skills Camp for children and adolescents ages 3 - 21 with social skills deficits, including but not limited to Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, Social Anxiety, and Learning Disabilities and their siblings.
Camp M.A.T.E.S enhances overall physical health, increases psycho-social functioning, and provides a positive summer experience within a supportive environment.
More info: www.autismacademyofsc.org
Camp M.A.T.E.S. partners with SC DHEC for nutrition lessons.
Wednesdays and Fridays June 2016 - August 2016
8:30 am - 3 pm
Forest Lake Presbyterian Church
Dude, That’s Rude! Full-color cartoons and kid-friendly text teach the basics of polite behavior in all kinds of situations — at home, at school, in the bathroom, on the phone, at the mall, and more. Kids learn Power Words to use and P.U. Words to avoid, why their family deserves their best manners, and the essentials of etiquette.
It’s So Much Work to Be Your Friend by Richard Lavoie
"Life without friends is a lonely and barren existence," but that's a common fate for children who fail to develop proper social skills, writes veteran special education teacher Richard Lavoie in his insightful guidebook to helping children with learning disabilities overcome social skill deficits.
Friendship Circle is a non-profit organization that provides programs and support to the families of individuals with special needs.
and much more! www.friendshipcircle.org/blog