PO022: Saturday School for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders: Developing Friendships

Thursday, February 20, 2014 9:30 AM–11:00 AM

Description:

Social competency is learned through interaction with others. This poster examines the components of a Saturday morning social enrichment program for children with autism spectrum disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Participants will view a description of the three-hour program, accompanied by outcome data from a progress monitoring system. The benefits and challenges that accompany a Saturday morning social enrichment program will be highlighted.

Speaker(s):

Elizabeth DelPizzo-Cheng, PhD, University of California - Irvine, Irvine, CA; John Garlock, IN STEPPS, Irvine, CA; Elise Landgraf, IN STEPPS, Irvine, CA