Social Skills Group

The Social Skills Group focuses on developing social skills for those with Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders or those who experience difficulties in the areas of expressive communication and social interaction.

THROUGH GAMES, ACTIVITIES AND ROLE PLAYS, THIS GROUP FOCUSES ON LEARNING:

  • Conversational Skills
  • Verbal and Nonverbal Communication
  • Problem-Solving & Decision-Making Skills
  • Self Image
  • Appropriate Assertiveness
  • Cooperative Play Skills
  • Leadership
  • Following Directions
  • Developing Friendships
  • Improving Communication
  • Ways to Handle Stress & Peer Pressure
  • Ways to Handle Family Conflict

Methodist North

Methodist North Hospital
3960 New Covington Pike

Memphis, TN  38128

1 hour per week for 10 weeks; times and start dates are determined based on group placement. Group placement is based on age and social skills development level.

Cost $25/session or $250 for full ten-week program (discounted rate of $225 for advance payment of full ten-week program). In some cases, insurance may cover the cost of the program. Ask us for more information. There may be a small additional fee for outings.

Reservation required. Call 901-516-5320 or elise.harris@mlh.org

Methodist North Social Skills Flyer (PDF)

Registration Form

Methodist South

Methodist South Hospital Rehabilitation Services

1251 Wesley Drive, Suite 141
Memphis, TN 38116

Third Monday | 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Reservation required. Call 901-516-3726 or email melissa.brown2@mlh.org

Methodist South Social Skills Flyer (PDF)

Registration Form

Rehabilitation Locations

Methodist North Hospital
Methodist North Hospital

3960 New Covington Pike
Memphis, TN 38128

901-516-5200

Methodist University Hospital
Methodist University Hospital

1265 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104

901-516-7000

Methodist South Hospital
Methodist South Hospital

1300 Wesley Dr.
Memphis, TN 38116

901-516-3700

Methodist Olive Branch Hospital
Methodist Olive Branch Hospital

4250 Bethel Rd.
Olive Branch, MS 38654

662-932-9000

Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital
Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital

7691 Poplar Ave.
Germantown, TN 38138

901-516-6000