Spring 2020

ABA Connections is excited to announce our Spring 2020 Social Groups! 

A number of our popular social groups will be returning this season such as our Mindfulness group, Level Up! Gaming group and our weekend art and music groups. This Spring we will also be launching Zones of Regulation and two Overcoming Obstacles Groups!

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

Making Connections

Do you have a child that struggles with appropriate peer interactions?

Our 12-week Making Connections Social Group is ideal for children who struggle with making meaningful social connections with peers. 

This play-based program is overseen by ABA-trained facilitators and volunteers and is designed to teach and enhance socially appropriate behaviours and communication. 

 

At a Glance:

Option A:
Ages 3-8 ● 10 am – 11:30 am ● April 4th – June 20th, 2020 ● Saturday ● $300

Option B:
Ages 3-8 ● 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm ● April 4th – June 20th, 2020 ● Saturday ● $350

Music and Masterpieces

Do you have a child that loves art and dance?

Our 12-week Music and Masterpieces is ideal for children who enjoy singing, dancing, and moving their bodies!

This play-based program is designed to promote creative expression through the arts! Participants will experiment with different instruments and art mediums, sing, dance, and engage in physical games.  

 

At a Glance:

Option A:
Ages 3-8 ● 10 am – 11:30 am ● April 5th – June 21st, 2020 ● Sunday ● $300

Option B:
Ages 3-8 ● 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm ● April 5th – June 21st, 2020 ● Sunday ● $350

(NEW) Social Learning Opportunities

 More information Coming Soon!

At a Glance:

First Monday of every Month

Mindfulness

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

Our 11-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. 

This skill-based program is facilitates by ABA-trained therapists and volunteers and includes both theoretical and practical learning activities.  

At a Glance:

Ages 6-14 ● 5 pm – 7 pm ● April 6th – June 22nd, 2020 ● Monday ● $325

Level Up! Gaming

Ready for some gaming fun?

Our 12-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 ● 6 pm – 7:30 pm ● April 7th – June 23rd , 2020 ● Tuesday ● $300

(NEW) Zones of Regulation

Feeling overwhelmed?

Our 12-week Zones of Regulation Group for those aged 6-14 is designed to foster self-regulation and emotional control.

 

This skill-based program is facilitates by ABA-trained therapists and volunteers and follows the Zones of Regulation curriculum

At a Glance:

Ages 6-14 ● 5 pm – 7 pm ● April 7th – June 23rd, 2020 ● Tuesday ● $350

Employment Prep

Ready to Join the Workforce?

Our 12-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 ● April 8th – June 24th, 2020 ● Wednesday● $350

(NEW) 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 ● April 8th – May 13th, 2020 ● Wednesday● $250

(NEW) Overcoming Obstacles – For Kids

Obstacles getting in the way of your success?

Our 12-week Overcoming Obstacles – Kids Group is designed to support individuals between 5 and 11 years of age with the development of skills related to relationships, school, confidence, problem solving and more!

At a Glance: 

Ages 5-11 ● 5 pm – 7 pm ● April 9th – June 25th, 2020 ● Thursday ● $350

(NEW) Overcoming Obstacles – For Teens

Obstacles getting in the way of your success?

Our 12-week Overcoming Obstacles – Teen Group is designed to support individuals between 12 and 17 years of age with the development of skills related to relationships, school, confidence, problem solving and more!

At a Glance: 

Ages 12-17 ● 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm ● April 9th – June 25th, 2020 ● Thursday● $350