Saint Joseph's Children's Home

 

Saint Joseph's Children's Home


SOCIAL SKILLS

St. Joseph's Children's Home recognizes the importance of providing daily social skill instruction in combination with intervention strategies.  The youth are taught and expected to utilize the Basic Social Skills.

As the youth are able to master the basic social skills and advance through their treatment, intermediate and advanced social skills are added to their skill set.

THE BASIC SOCIAL SKILLS INCLUDE:
  • Following Instruction
  • Accepting "No" Answers
  • Engaging in Conversations
  • Greeting Others
  • Accepting Criticism
  • Accepting a Consequence
  • Disagreeing Appropriately
  • Showing Respect
  • Showing Sensitivity to Others