Get Ready For Orlando Summer Social Skills Camps for ADHD and ASD!

Get Ready For Summer Social Skills Camps Orlando Florida FL

Summertime is the perfect time to help your child improve his or her social skills in preparation for the upcoming school year.  Does your child try too hard to make friends laugh, even at his own expense? Do you find your daughter isolated or withdrawing from friends?  Are you concerned friends do not call to hang out with your student?  If this is your student they may be a great candidate for our Social Skills Camps!

Total Life Counseling Center offers a variety of weekly social skills groups for youth aged 6 through 18 & young adults. But we know that entering a new school or a new grade can be a very stressful time. That is why in addition to our groups we are proud to be offering a week long summer camp that will focus on building leadership and social skills to catch your student up socially, and help them be prepared in the Fall by closing the gap socially!  Kids from all over the country have attended Jim’s camps as well as from the Caribbean Islands!

Social Skills camps and groups focus on these key areas of socialization:

  1. Recognizing non-verbal cues
  2. Teaching about personal space
  3. Promoting healthy ways to get attention instead of using annoying behavior
  4. Increasing self confidence
  5. Increasing eye contact
  6. Promoting taking an interest in peers, rather than being self-centered.
  7. Conversation skills
  8. Teaching the difference between being “assertive” and “bossy”
  9. Controlling impulses and blurting out responses
  10. Managing anger
  11. Dealing with provocation from peers
  12. Coping skills

Who benefits from attending social skills camps and groups:

  1. Most children who have trouble with any of the areas listed above
  2. Aspergers and Autistic Spectrum
  3. ADHD/ADD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)- Most are behind socially up to 25%
  4. Children who are bullied or have trouble responding to teasing.
  5. Have trouble connecting to same age peers
  6. Depression or anxiety, especially when engaging in conversation with peers
  7. Who do not have friends calling to do things

Total Life Counseling Center’s adhd social skills camp is structured to provide your child with the tools he or she needs to survive another school year. At our camp, your child will be reassured as they meet others who are struggling with the same concerns. They will be able to work through their concerns with the empathy and support of other campers, which can continue throughout the fall during our weekly social skills groups. We love helping children with autism, or with any needs!

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Call 407-248-0030 to learn more about social skills groups and camps!

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Author: James L West, MA, LMHC, NCC, Communicator, Author, Coach and Licensed Mental Health Counselor is skilled at interacting with children. There is help for autism. Contacts us today! 407-248-0030

Co-Author: Kaylee Murdaugh, Student Intern

About the Author:

Adolescent Expert, Jim West offers expert advice to Local and National TV News & Schools Internationally and provides phone or face-to-face counseling in the Orlando area. Jim is an Author, Communicator, School Consultant, Nationally Certified and State Licensed Counselor and specializes in counseling for Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD) and Oppositional Defiance Disorder (ODD). Jim has been interviewed for multiple TV, Radio, magazine and newspaper articles. He is president of Total Life Counseling Center and his Total Life approach accelerates the therapeutic & healing process by relating to children, adolescents and adults and incorporating wellness. Jim’s clients travel from all over Florida, England, Georgia, Cayman Islands and the Bahamas as he has been able to treat clients with ADHD, Anxiety, Mood Disorders, Depression and more with FDA approved supplements and Dietary Modifications. 85% of his clients have not needed medication or used less medication than when they first came to Total Life Counseling Center.

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