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Making friends 9-12yo - UCLA evidence-based PEERS program in CHCH

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Christchurch Community House

301 Tuam Street

Christchurch, Christchurch 8011

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Program for the Education and Enrichment of Recreational Skills (PEERS) UCLA evidence-based social skills intervention for 9-12year olds

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HOW TO KEEP AND MAKE FRIENDS

Topics include:

How to:

• use appropriate conversational skills

• choose appropriate friends

• appropriately use electronic forms of communication

• appropriately use humour and assess humour feedback

• start, enter and exit conversations between peers

• organise successful get-togethers with friends

• be a good sport when playing games/sports with friends

• handle arguments and disagreements with friends and in relationships

• handle rejection, teasing, bullying, rumours/gossip, and cyber bullying

• change a bad reputation

How the Program works:

1) Adolescents to learn and practise important social skills

2) Parents to learn how to support their teens in making and keeping friends by providing feedback through coaching during weekly socialisation homework assignments

What are the participation requirements?

Teens must:

• Have friendship problems

• Be in intermediate or college

• Be interested in attending the program

• Agree to participate in the program voluntarily

• Must consistently attend the program

Other info:

• Numbers are limited

• Attendance is essential over both weekend days

• Parent participation is required

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Christchurch Community House

301 Tuam Street

Christchurch, Christchurch 8011

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