Social Anxiety

Breaking It Down to Build Up Social Competencies

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  • See how to deconstruct social anxiety
  • Learn to teach how the social world works
  • Explore treatment frameworks and strategies to build up social competencies
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Social Anxiety

Anxiety and stress are normal life experiences that we should all learn to manage as part of our life skills. One specific type of anxiety is social anxiety. If you have self-awareness then you’ve experienced social anxiety. When children learn to manage their social anxiety, it can help them collaborate with others and build relationships, core essentials for college and career readiness. In this webinar, learn how to break down social anxiety and get strategies to build up social competencies. Explore what helps and what DOESN’T help when supporting someone who is socially anxious, and tools to manage in the social world.

Join Michelle Garcia Winner, the founder and CEO of Social Thinking, to gain a basic understanding of social anxiety and how to teach your students or children to better regulate their thoughts and emotions in the classroom, playground, community, and at home. If you’re a mainstream or special education teacher, counselor, therapist, specialist of any type, administrator, family member, or friend—this webinar is for you.

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