PEERS Method

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The Program for the Education and Enrichment of Relational Skills (PEERS®) an evidence-based social skills treatment for young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), anxiety, depression, and other socio-emotional problems

 

Participants learn practical social skills through didactic lesson and role plays, including:

 

  • Conversational Skills

  • Appropriate Use of Humor

  • Electronic Communication

  • Dating Skills

  • Organizing Get-togethers

  • Handling Disagreements

  • Handling Dating Pressure

  • Reading non-verbal cues

  • Developing Theory of Mind Skills