Social/Emotional Workshops

Improving Social Navigation and Social Skills Instruction

Improving Social Navigation and Social Skills Instruction

The “unspoken” rules governing social skills are quite challenging for individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).  In this workshop, participants will learn basic tools and strategies for assessing and teaching social skills to increase successful social interactions.

Participants will learn:

  • How to assess social skills and interpret others’ social skills assessment
  • Characteristics of evidence-based social skills programs
  • How to apply social skills strategies in everyday contexts: classroom, playground, community

Who should attend?
Educators and professionals working with individuals with ASD of all grades levels.

Content Level: Beginner to Intermediate

per person

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For more information, please contact us at 1-877-408-UWAC (8922) or

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations received at least two business weeks prior to course start date are eligible to receive a full refund less a $20 administrative fee. Cancellations must be received in writing by e-mail, fax, or U.S. mail prior to the stated deadline. Cancellations received after the stated deadline will forfeit the full registration fee. Refunds will not be available for registrants who choose not to attend a class. UW Autism Center reserves the right to cancel a course due to low enrollment, inclement weather, or other circumstances that would make the course non-viable. If UW Autism Center cancels a course, registrants will be notified within 24 hours of the first class date and offered a full refund or the option to transfer registration to another course.
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