Group Therapy – Ages 7-10

Confidence Club: Social Skills Group for Kids

Good social skills are the key to unlocking your child’s full potential…at home, at school, and with friends. For 3rd, 4th & 5th Graders. Led by our experienced child therapists Amanda Beyland, LCSW and Kelsey Yeager, Wise Family Counseling Intern, who will guide kids through hands-on skill building activities to boost confidence, improve self-control, manage anxious feelings, and enhance social skills.

Your Child Will Learn

  • How to manage anger and resolve conflict at home & at school
  • Deal with social stress and cope with anxious feelings
  • Create healthy friendships and build self-confidence in social situations
  • How to ask for help when they need it, be assertive, and express themselves in respectful and appropriate ways
  • To identify their unique anxiety & anger triggers and build skills to manage all of their feelings effectively

**Registration for this group is currently closed but please check back for future group dates.

Game Lab Group for Kids

This group lets your child learn and practice social skills while involved in highly engaging, meaningful tasks. Hosted by The Wise Family and Lipsett Learning Connection, this group provides hands-on social skills training. This series will target essential skills such as problem-solving, navigating how to share materials, and how to ask for help from peers and adults.

For ages 8-10. For more info., visit the Game Lab Registration Page.

**Registration for this group is currently closed but please check back for future group dates.

Cooperation and Collaboration Group for Kids

This group is targeted for children between the ages of 8-11 years old who may have difficulty in one or more of the following areas:

  • Developing a plan and following it through
  • Managing emotions when things do not go as planned
  • Accepting ideas from others when working in a group
  • Sharing materials

This group targets essential skills such as problem-solving, navigating how to share materials, and how to ask for help from peers and adults. Each week the group will be presented with a challenge and they will navigate working together towards success.

**Registration for this group is currently closed but please check back for future group dates.

Accepting NEW clients: Need a "digital" Sanity Break?

The Wise Family is committed to providing children, teens and families with AMAZING and uninterrupted care during the coronavirus public health crisis.

Our Alexandria and Arlington offices are OPEN with limited visit options, depending on your therapist, AND we are meeting with many of our regularly scheduled clients through secure video conferencing.

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