Jul 29, 2014
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Community Update

October 24th Social Thinking
Workshop* 7pm



A light supper will
be served at 6:30pm.  Please RSVP by
October 19th to advisetheadvisory@gmail.com



 



Introduction
to Social Thinking – Linda Murphy M.S., CCC-SLP



In
this talk, Linda will introduce the basics of Social Thinking and share
teaching strategies and ideas that she uses in her social pragmatics groups at
Peer Projects. Topics covered will include: 



·         The
difference between teaching Social Thinking and teaching social skills



·         Using
declarative language to teach Social Thinking



·         Social
Thinking vocabulary – examples and how to use it effectively



·         Implementing
Social Thinking across the day



·         Example
activities to practice ideas such as reading nonverbal communication, perspective
taking/theory of mind, &being flexible.



She
will also share many of her favorite Social Thinking resources including The
Zones of Regulation
I Get ItWe Can Make it Better,
Social Behavior Mapping, 
and Whole Body Listening Larry.



 



*PD credits are available for
Somerville Public Schools staff by registering on www.mylearningplan.com



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