Friendship Development for Autistic Youth: Lessons from the UCLA PEERS® Clinic
April 27, 2023 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Sponsor: Organization for Autism Research (OAR)
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This event is virtual.
Presented by Elizabeth Laugeson, Psy.D.
This interactive webinar will provide an engaging overview of an evidence-based intervention for neurodivergent adolescents and adults seeking to make and keep friends. Dr. Laugeson will highlight methods for teaching friendship and social skills utilized in the PEERS® intervention, including video demonstrations of targeted skills. Attendees will be given concrete strategies for friendship development and maintenance, along with tips for handling bullying and rejection.