Learn Talk Play
A social skills focused small group for children with social communication and emotional regulation needs.
So much of communication has little to do with words and everything to do with an understanding of subtle social skills. This program is for children who need help learning those social skills. Generalizing speech and occupational therapy skills into a natural setting with peers is the focus of this social skills group.
Learn Talk Play is designed for children who have autism or other social skills needs, by focusing on relationships, emotions and social communication. Program activities, designed for ages four to eleven, are similar to those in typical preschools or classrooms. Structured food learning opportunities and frequent sensory motor breaks are an important part of the day.
Learn Talk Play pairs nicely with school-based or private programs. Children learn how to:
- play with other children
- think about others
- follow a group plan and fully participate
- cope with the unexpected
- play appropriately with toys and games
- express emotions in a healthy way
Children in Learn Talk Play receive speech-language and occupational therapies in a preschool or group setting. Children will generalize communication, sensory and emotional regulation skills to activities with peers.
- Older preschoolers
- Fraser Eden Prairie | 9-12 a.m. | Tuesday and Thursday every week
- Fraser Richfield | 12:45-3:45 | Monday, Wednesday and Friday every week
- 7-10 year olds
- Fraser Minneapolis | 3:30-5:30 | Tuesday and Thursday every week
Fees vary and include an out of pocket monthly fee plus copays/deductibles for speech and occupational therapy. Contact us to discover how your family can access this program.
How can we help?
Please call 612-767-7222 or fill out the form below:
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