January/February 2019 social skills opportunity

Check out our newest offering to develop social skills guided by an experienced SLP. Have fun and learn all at the same time.

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1:1 social skills intervention

Rebecca and Nithya offer in home or at work training and education to help you succeed at school, life and work.  Call for more information 425-931-5550.

What's new?

Social Skills Groups

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 WHEN: clients are enrolled a group once they have been evaluated and group members are determined to be a good fit for one another.  A group will be held once three individuals with simliar needs and abilities express interest in improving their social competencies.


WHO: Adolescents and Adults with all types of developmental disabilities age 14-30 with a skilled SLP, Rebecca Wynne.


All abilities welcome to apply including those who have AAC devices, are fully verbal, or who have communication skills that require refinement and/or development.  Max 4 participants per group (minimum 3 required). Cost varies depending on number of participants.


WHERE: Bothell Country Village


WHAT: Skilled speech therapy to develop social skills required for work, school and life; includes conversational skills such as topic maintenance, introduction and shifts, how to make friends, appropriate behaviors based on context, dating and relationships, 'hanging out', spatial awareness of others and a whole host of other issues that commonly affect this special group of people.


Free parent group facilitated by Nithya Siva, SLP 3x for each group during this session in the same location as the group.


 HOW: Contact Nithya at 425-931-5550 or slpsea@gmail.com Apply for funding via Ben's Fund if under age 23 and with diagnosis of Autism. https://www.featwa.org/bens-fund2.html 

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 Rebecca Wynne is a speech-language pathologist working in the Pacific Northwest since 2006. She has been ASHA-certified since 2006 and is WA state licensed. For the first 6 years of her career she worked for a non-profit that provides services for individuals with complex communication needs of all ages. Rebecca currently works for the Everett School District with both high School and post-secondary aged students. She has lectured locally on augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) both implementation and funding. She periodically does webinars for Central WA University’s Special Education Technology Center on the topic of AAC and assistive technology (AT).  For the last 5 years Rebecca has had an increasing interest in social communication and how it affects interpersonal relationships for those with disabilities. She has co-taught social communication classes and has attended many continuing education courses on sexual education. 

Upcoming Social Skills Groups

Social Skills Group - January-February 2019


Enrollment now open. Please call for details or email slpsea@gmail.com

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Helping people with Autism reach their full potential  

Ben's Fund provides grant opportunities to families across Washington state who need financial assistance with requests related specifically to their child's and young adult's autism spectrum disorder treatments. From therapies to equipment, we support our local families by easing some of the financial strain associated with autism.