Beyond Friendship: Supporting Individuals In Understanding The Social World

More than making friends, this 2 ½-hour workshop provides parents, caregivers and professionals strategies and tools to help individuals with Autism understand the expected social skills to form meaningful relationships.

As a result of participating in this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • identify the social characteristics related to ASD and the factors that impact success in social situations
  • define the hidden curriculum, and provide examples of unwritten social rules that impact everyday interactions
  • explain the importance of understanding and teaching context in social skills programs

Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Time: 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Cost: $100 per person

Recommended Prerequisites: Fundamentals of Autism Spectrum Disorder, Everyone Learns Differently: Strategies to Bridge the Gap Between Learning and Teaching for Persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Beyond Friendship: Supporting Individuals in Understanding the Social World will be delivered virtually via Zoom. The Zoom link will be e-mailed by Kerry’s Place staff two business days prior to the day of the scheduled event. If you do not see the e-mail in your inbox, please check your junk mail folder or spam folder. If you still haven’t receive an e-mail with the Zoom link, please contact explaining the problem. We will do our best to answer your request as soon as possible. To ensure you do not miss communication from Kerry’s Place, please add to your safe sender list..


Feb 07 2024


6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Kerry's Place Autism Services
34 Berczy Street, Aurora, ON L4G 1W9, Canada