Would you like for your teen to get out into the community, have fun with his peers, and further develop his social skills all at the same time? Wynns Family Psychology is pleased to offer an advanced social skills summer camp for teenagers! This week-long, activity-based camp will provide teens with the opportunity to learn and practice social skills in “real time.” Using a combination of office-based interpersonal group therapy combined with community-based social activities (bowling, lunch out, outdoor activities, etc.), this camp will help your teen improve life skills and build self-esteem! Topics for this group include:• Respecting others and being treated with respect• Dealing with bullying (both in real life and online)• How to handle being teased and left out• Handling rumors and gossip• Dealing with cliques• Battling peer pressure and learning how to make the right choices• Feeling good about yourself and improving your mood• Overcoming worried thoughts• Using self control and anger management• Problem solving and conflict resolution skills• Moving from acquaintances to close friendships• Socializing and hanging out with peers• How to feel like you belong vs. being the outsider• Navigating dating relationships• Developing life skills and strategies, knowing your strengths, and admitting your weaknesses• Promoting positive life skills like good sleep habits, hygiene, and proper self care• Preparing for living independently Total cost of camp: $459 (w/ $250 non-refundable deposit to ensure registration) Early bird special: If your deposit is paid before June 1st, a 10% discount will be awarded. Ages: 13 to 18 Group leader: Dr. Lori Thomas FAQs What do I need to do to complete my registration? A parent-child camp consultation is required. This 30-minute appointment is an opportunity for you to express your concerns and goals with the camp leader and discuss strategies to achieve your goals, but during camp and at home.This consultation is $85 and is not included in the camp registration fees. A camp registration form, HIPAA agreement, and medical background form are required for registration. For registration please call our office at 919-467-7777 or email us at [email protected] You may also visit http://wynnsfamilypsychology.com/Portals/16/forms/social-skills-group-camp-registration.pdf to directly download these forms. You may submit these forms by emailing [email protected] Following your submission, a member of our office staff will contact you to verify your information and confirm registration. How can I contact the organizer with any questions? For any questions and scheduling your pre-camp consultation, please call 919-467-7777. Registration forms and further information can be downloaded directly from our website: www.wynnsfamilypsychology.com. Will snacks be provided to my child? Yes, we will provide a snack and drink to campers each day. If any food allergies are a concern, please speak with your camp leader. You may also send your preferred food and water with your child. Will insurance pay for this camp? You will receive an itemized receipt at the end of the camp. Most insurance plans reimburse at least a percentage of the cost for group therapy under the group therapy code 90853. We can provide an insurance "cheat sheet" that guides you through your specific benefits. Also, we accept Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Cards and Health Savings Account (HSA) Cards in our office.