PEERS® Training Start Dates

PEERS® for Young Adults

PEERS® for Young Adults (ages 18-25)

Meet Every Thursday from

4/27 at 2:00pm-3:30pm – 8/10 at 2:00pm-3:30pm

The PEERS® Program is a 16-week research-based program that teaches individuals how to make and keep friends. It was developed at UCLA in 2005 and shows lasting social benefits over time. Completion of the PEERS® program benefits nearly everyone, and is particularly beneficial for individuals with ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Autism Spectrum Disorder, or other social challenges. Groups are developed to ensure similar levels of functioning across group members.

Topics include:

  • Entering and exiting conversations
  • Conversational skills
  • Using humor appropriately
  • Choosing appropriate friends
  • Dating etiquette/skills
  • Handling arguments and disagreements
  • Handling rejection, teasing, and bullying

 

 

PEERS® for Adolescents

PEERS® for Adolescents (ages 13-17)

Meet Every Thursday from

5/18 at 6:00pm-7:30pm – 8/31 at 6:00pm-7:30pm

The PEERS® Program is a 16-week research-based program that teaches individuals how to make and keep friends. It was developed at UCLA in 2005 and shows lasting social benefits over time. Completion of the PEERS® program benefits nearly everyone, and is particularly beneficial for individuals with ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Autism Spectrum Disorder, or other social challenges. Groups are developed to ensure similar levels of functioning across group members.

Topics include:

  • Entering and exiting conversations
  • How to find common interests by trading information
  • Conversational skills
  • Using humor appropriately
  • Choosing appropriate friends
  • How to be a good sport
  • Handling arguments and disagreements
  • Handling rejection, teasing, and bullying

 

 

PEERS® for Children

PEERS® for Children (ages 9-12)

Meet Every Tuesday from

5/16 at 6:00pm-7:30pm – 8/29 at 6:00pm-7:30pm

The PEERS® Program is a 16-week research-based program that teaches individuals how to make and keep friends. It was developed at UCLA in 2005 and shows lasting social benefits over time. Completion of the PEERS® program benefits nearly everyone, and is particularly beneficial for individuals with ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Autism Spectrum Disorder, or other social challenges. Groups are developed to ensure similar levels of functioning across group members.

Topics include:

  • Entering and exiting conversations
  • How to find common interests by trading information
  • Conversational skills
  • Using humor appropriately
  • Choosing appropriate friends
  • How to be a good sport
  • Handling arguments and disagreements
  • Handling rejection, teasing, and bullying

 

 

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CONTACT US

  CALIFORNIA

The Inner Fokus California Office is located at  

 

352 3rd St, #308

Laguna Beach,

CA 92651 

 

Phone: 949.393.4219

Fax: 877.310.9920

 

 

 MINNESOTA

The Inner Fōkus Minnesota office is located in the historic Board of Trade building in downtown Duluth.

301 W 1st Street, #200

Duluth,

MN 55802

 

Phone: 218.491.0746

Fax: 877.310.9920