Social Skills Training

Description: Programs that provide training in social interaction skills for young children, youth and/or adults with the objective of helping them overcome shyness or aggressiveness, engage in constructive play or other group activities, develop positive peer relationships and feel comfortable in both business and social situations. (AIRS PH-6200.8300)

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Organization Name: The Autism Project
Address: 1516 Atwood Avenue
RI 02919
Phone: 401-785-2666
Fax: 401-785-2272
Eligibility: All are welcome.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Professional Training
Program, classroom and individual consultation
Parent Education Series and Support
Grandparent Support Groups
Social Skill Groups
Summer Camp
Advocacy
Provider Profiles: The Autism Project is a ‘Hub of Hope’ that connects people—with a spectrum of needs—to the available resources and education that support independent and purposeful lives.
Autism Project
1516 Atwood AVenue
Johnston, RI 02919
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 7/13/2018

Barrington, RI

166 Bay Spring Ave.
Barrington, RI 02806
Phone: 401-372-7014
Address: 166 Bay Spring Ave.
Barrington, RI 02806
Phone: 401-372-7014
Fax: 401-336-2442
Email: courtney@prestigespeech.com
Eligibility: Prestige Speech accepts Neighborhood Health Plan of RI, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of RI and United Healthcare of RI. We are an out of network provider for all other health insurance plans. Private pay is also available. Please note, all group therapy sessions are private pay only.
Services Provided: We provide evaluations and treatment for disorders in the following areas of communication and oral-motor functioning:

-Articulation and Phonology (speech sound production)
-Oral Motor Strengthening for Speech Clarity and/or Chewing/Swallowing
-Apraxia of Speech
-Receptive Language
-Expressive Language

Prestige Speech offers informal and formal speech-language therapy evaluations. Individual Speech & Language therapy sessions are offered in 30 minute increments targeting each child's unique needs.
We also provide one hour fun and informative social skills groups for children ages 4-17 years old. [https://www.prestigespeech.com/social-skills-groups]
Provider Profiles: With Prestige Speech your child will be provided with individualized attention and a personalized program that will enable your child to learn and generalize skills to their school, home, and other environments.

Prestige Speech provides speech-language therapy services primarily in our office located in Barrington, RI. Therapy sessions may be available within your child's home, daycare or school environment within the town of Barrington at no extra cost if scheduling permits.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/7/2017

E. Greenwich, RI

PO Box 1117
E. Greenwich, RI 02818
Phone: 401-213-3302
Service Categories:
Address: PO Box 1117
E. Greenwich, RI 02818
Phone: 401-213-3302
Fax: 401-200-3304
Service Categories:
Services Provided: assessments, in-home services,school services, Social Skills Groups,Workshops
Communities served: If your town is not listed, please email us at success@navigatebehaviors.com.

Newport County



Jamestown

Little Compton

Middletown

Portsmouth

Tiverton

South County



Exeter

Narragansett

North Kingstown

South Kingstown

Kent County



Coventry

East Greenwich

Warwick

West Greenwich

West Warwic
Provider Profiles: Navigate Behaviors accepts self-funded patients, Medicaid, out of network and in-network insurance plans.



We are in-network with the following insurance carriers: Aetna, BCBS, Beacon Health Options, Magellan Healthcare, and United Behavioral Health.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 10/1/2018

Lincoln, RI

132 Old River Road
Suite 100
Lincoln, RI 02865
Phone: 401-773-7116
Address: 132 Old River Road
Suite 100
Lincoln, RI 02865
Phone: 401-773-7116
Fax: 401-773-7106
Eligibility: Toddler to Adult. We accept all insurance plans as well as offer a sliding scale payment for those in need or prefer to pay discretely.
Services Provided: Social Skill Groups for all ages
Women's Groups
Drama Therapy
Art Therapy
Parenting Groups
[ww.inneryoucounselingri.com/counselinggroup-services.html]
Provider Profiles: Our mission is to create a therapeutic environment of healing and hope for the children, families, couples, and individuals we serve by providing excellent direct care and providing continuing education and training to our clinic and fellow clinical providers in the community. By empowering clients, to develop healthy lives and trusting relationships; we explore each person's individuality and guide them to connect with their inner you through a holistic approach.Locations in Warwick, Providence and Johnston.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 11/29/2018

Middletown, RI

575 East Main Road
Middletown, RI 02842
Phone: 401-924-3924
Address: 575 East Main Road
Middletown, RI 02842
Phone: 401-924-3924
Email: info@cibalance.com
Eligibility: Accepts most major insurances. Please speak to intake department for more details.
Services Provided: Individual , Family and Group Therapy
Youth, Adult and Family Support Services
Therapeutic Groups for Children, Teens and Adults
Provider Profiles: All group interventions and therapy services are provided by our licensed and professional clinical staff. 1:1 additional supports are available to children requiring more individual attention for success in a group setting.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 1/2/2018

Providence, RI

Address: Two Regency Plaza
Suite 3
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 401-566-4239
Services Provided: Specialties
Social Skills Training
Educational testing
Neurological Evaluations
Psychological Assessments
ADHD
Autism
Concussion Management
School Consultation
[https://www.neuroperformancegroupri.com/services/]
Provider Profiles: With over 20 years of collective experience, we are a private neuropsychology practice that offers individual, family, group, and marital therapy, social skills training, parenting guidance, neuropsychological evaluations, psychological assessments, and educational testing. We also have specialties in concussion testing and management, peak sports performance, mental coaching, and neurofeedback services.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 11/9/2018

Wakefield, RI

Address: 231 Old Tower Hill Road
Suite 203
Wakefield, RI 02879
Phone: 401-782-1206
Fax: 401-782-1207
Email: hdcenterri@gmail.com
Services Provided: Psychological Services [https://www.holisticdevelopmentcenterri.com/psychological-services]
Educational Services [https://www.holisticdevelopmentcenterri.com/educational-services]
Employment Services and includes job club [https://www.holisticdevelopmentcenterri.com/job-club]
Provider Profiles: HDC provides a comfortable place in which children and adults can receive the specialized support they need for personal growth. Our unique, multi-disciplinary center includes clinical, educational, and vocational programming. Services that are traditionally provided separately are conveniently offered here with a team approach, when appropriate, and in one location. At HDC, we focus on the psychological, social, and physical health factors that contribute to overall well-being, and believe that a holistic and comprehensive treatment model is integral to therapeutic progression.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 1/12/2018

Warwick, RI

Address: 2733 Post Road
Warwick, RI 02886
Fax: 401-921-4918
Eligibility: accepts medicaid and a variety of insurances
Services Provided: Child Services include
Coordination of Care
Individual & Family Outpatient Counseling
​Social Skills Training
​Family Support and Training
Parent Coaching and Training
Home Based Therapeutic Services (HBTS)
Personal Assistance and Support Services ( PASS)
Adult Services include
Office-based counseling available for
Individuals, Families & Couples
Provider Profiles: The licensed clinicians and professional staff at Ocean State Behavioral provide an array of behaviorally based treatment and mental health services to children, families and adults. The agency mission is to provide quality behavioral, family centered, and strength based services to individuals and families. We are dedicated to empowering individuals to overcome challenges in order to achieve their goals.
Our main objective at OSB is to work with the family to assess the needs of the client and provide the services to address the identified needs. We believe that our role is not life-long. Our role is to teach the parents and children life-long support goals so that we are no longer needed. Empowering families to grow healthy in their own environment is one of our main focuses.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 4/21/2016
535 Centerville Road
Suite 303 B
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: 401-732-5100
Address: 535 Centerville Road
Suite 303 B
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: 401-732-5100
Fax: 203-286-1688
Services Provided: Individualized Occupation Therapy, Physical Therapy and Speech and Language Services for ages birth-21.
Kid's Club- membership driven sensory gym
Social Stop-social/emotional groups for all ages
Learning Express-specialized classroom room for 30 months-5 years.

Provider Profiles: Sensory Station is a private, family centered therapy facility specializing in the care of children from birth to 21 years of age dealing with learning, social and physical challenges ;limiting their participation in everyday activities. Our program includes a parent advisory committee who understands, firsthand, the day to day issues which may arise at home, school or in the community. We are here to help by providing specialized interventions in occupational and physical therapy and speech language pathology.
Other Location
Sensation Station
2470 Boston Post Road
Guilford, Connecticut
( 888) 820-8786
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 11/1/2016
1023 Post Road
Warwick, RI 02888
Phone: 401-773-7116
Address: 1023 Post Road
Warwick, RI 02888
Phone: 401-773-7116
Languages Spoken: A Spanish speaking Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Eligibility: Toddler to Adults. Accepts all insurance plans as well as offer a sliding scale payment for those in need or prefer to pay discretely.
Services Provided: Social Skill Groups for all ages
Women's Groups
Drama Therapy
Art therapy
Parenting Groups
[http://www.inneryoucounselingri.com/counselinggroup-services.html]
Provider Profiles: Our mission is to create a therapeutic environment of healing and hope for the children, families, couples, and individuals we serve by providing excellent direct care and providing continuing education and training to our clinic and fellow clinical providers in the community. By empowering clients, to develop healthy lives and trusting relationships; we explore each person's individuality and guide them to connect with their inner you through a holistic approach. Locations in Warwick,Providence, Lincoln and Johnston.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 11/29/2018