Summer 2020

ABA Connections is excited to announce our Summer 2020 Programs and Social Groups! 

This season families will see the return of our Summer Day Program and a new Teen Life & Social Skills Program. We are also excited to be running a number of social groups this summer!

For more information please contact Samantha Joyce, our Group and Youth Coordinator, by clicking here!

To register, please fill out our registration form!

   We have created an easy to identify icon legend to highlight specific skill areas, as targeted in our social groups!

Life Skills

Communication

Social

Play & Leisure

Skill Building

Creativity

Summer Day Program

Looking for a summer program full of arts, crafts, movements and more?

Our Summer Day Program provides a unique experience for children to connect, play, and learn in a supportive low-ratio environment.

Monthly or Full Program Registration Options Available
 
Early Drop-Off/Pick-Up Options Available
 

At a Glance:

Ages 3-11 ● 9 am – 4 pm ● July 6th – Aug. 28th, 2020 ● Monday to Friday ● $1600 – $2800 (dependent on monthly vs. full program)

(NEW) Teen Life & Social Skills Program

Looking to spend the summer making new friends and trying new things?

Our Teen Life & Social Skills Program is designed to offer teens the opportunity to participate in recreational activities, receive hands-on training, and practice social and communication skills!

Monthly or Full Program Registration Options Available
 
Cost includes all transportation and admission expenses
 
Early Drop-Off/Pick-Up Options Available
 

At a Glance:

 

Ages 12-17 ● 9:30 am – 4:30 pm ● July 6th – Aug. 28th, 2020 ● Monday to Friday ● $1800 – $3200 (dependent on monthly vs. full program)

 

Mindfulness

Do you have a child who struggles with self-awareness  or has difficulty paying attention?

Our 8-week Mindfulness Group for adolescents between 6-14 years of age is designed to support the development of mental health and improve focus. Through the use of mindfulness, participants will develop strategies that enhance body-mind awareness and facilitate more meaningful relationships with others. 

At a Glance:

 

Ages 6-14 ● 5 pm – 7 pm ● July 6th – Aug 24th, 2020 ● Monday ● $250

Employment Prep

Ready to Join the Workforce?

Our 8-week Employment Prep Group is perfect for teens and adults wanting to learn more about the functional skills needed to find and maintain employment

 

This skill-based program will teach participants useful skills for entry-level employment such as developing a resume, preparing for an interview and more!

At a Glance:

 

Ages 15+ ● 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm ● July 6th – Aug 24th, 2020 ● Monday ● $250

 

(NEW) A.C.T. Now – Acceptance & Commitment Therapy

A group program for children and adolescents.

Our 8-week Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) group is designed to foster the acceptance of challenging thoughts and emotions and encourage engagement in valued behavior in the presence of these emotions.

At a Glance: 

Ages 6-11 ● 5 pm – 7 pm ● July 7th – Aug 25th, 2020 ● Tuesdays ● $250

 

(NEW) Acceptance & Commitment Therapy – For Parents

Looking for a program just for parents?

Our 8-week Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)  parent group is designed to foster the acceptance of challenging thoughts and emotions and encourage engagement in valued behavior in the presence of these emotions.

At a Glance: 

5 pm – 7 pm ● July 7th – Aug 25th, 2020 ● Tuesdays ● $250

 

Level Up! Gaming

Ready for some gaming fun?

Our 8-week Gaming Group for those aged 10-17 is designed to promote social connections through a variety of games and activities! 

From video games, to board games, to trivia and more, there is something for everyone! Participants will have the opportunity to cooperate and socialize over shared interests. 

At a Glance:

Ages 10-17 ● 5 pm – 7:00 pm ● July 8th – Aug 26th, 2020 ● Wednesday ● $250

 

(NEW) Overcoming Obstacles

Obstacles getting in the way of your success?

Our 8-week Overcoming Obstacles Group is designed to support individuals between 6 to 14 years of age with the development of skills related to teamwork, respect, non-verbal cues, listening and more!

At a Glance: 

Ages 6-14 ● 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm ● July 8th – Aug 26th, 2020 ● Wednesday ● $250

(New) Teens in the Kitchen

Inspire your Inner Chef!

This 8-week group provides hands-on experience for teens to become comfortable in the kitchen while trying new foods! Participants will learn to make recipes from scratch,learn kitchen safety and more! 

At a Glance:

Ages 11-17 ● 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm ● July 9th – Aug 27th, 2020 ● Thursdays● $300

Beyond Worry

Struggling with Anxiety?

Our 6-week Beyond Worry Group is designed to help individuals understand and manage worries through the use of practical tools and coping strategies.

At a Glance: 

Ages 6-14 ● 5 pm – 7 pm ● July 9th – Aug 27th, 2020 ● Thursdays ● $250