In-Person Group Offerings for Summer 2021

 

Social Butterflies Group

Social Butterflies is an interactive social/speech group that focuses on language development, social pragmatic language with peers, following directions, expressing thoughts and ideas, and improving speech intelligibility and articulation. The social butterfly group is designed to promote speech and language development with children of the same age and abilities. This Social Butterflies group facilitates and promotes social language development through unique and creative learning experiences. 

Your child will be empowered to find their voice and engage in social exploration through fun-filled creative art projects, story telling, and movement games and activities.Your child will develop social engagement skills and tap  into their inner creativity with peers, all while learning to participate within a group setting and following directions during structured and unstructured creative and story telling activities.  

Social Butterflies groups are run by speech-language pathologist, Heather Boerner, MA CCC-SLP and theatre education teacher, Gianna Cioffi, MS-ED at Chatty Child Speech, Occupational, and Physical Therapy, as a unique and engaging social-pragmatic language therapy group. Your child will become a confident speaker with peers and their very own social butterfly! Curated weekly activities are developed for each Social Butterflies group. Our inclusive program is offered to all ages and abilities. Participants will be placed in age and ability-matched groups for weekly classes.

Details
Social Butterflies: A Therapeutic Social/Speech Group is tailored for children 3-10 years old. Group sizes are 3-5 children per group. Strict COVID-19 precautions will be taken, per CDC regulations, during all in-person classes. All therapeutic materials are provided.

Classes Now Running
Tuesdays 4:15 to 5:15pm 
Wednesdays: 5:30pm to 6:30pm 

Facilitated by Heather Boerner, MA CCC/SLP, Lauren Hoyt, MA CCC/SLP, and Gianna Cioffi. MS ED 

*New Social Butterflies groups forming for Spring and Summer 2021. 

Sign Up
Social Butterflies Groups are forming now. Contact us today to reserve your spot! For more information and to sign up, email info(at)chattychild.com with Social Butterflies Group in the subject line.

 

Literacy & Listening Group

This one-hour small literacy group targets specific skills needed to improve important reading and writing skills for prelinguistic and early readers, alike. Students will receive a combination of direct one on one help, while also participating in arts integrative small group work. 

Facilitated by Gianna Cioffi, MS ED

*New groups forming for Spring and Summer 2021. 
Contact us for details and scheduling.  

 

InterAct:Theatre Ensemble

Your child will become part of their own theatre ensemble during this one-hour class. Our inclusive class is offered for all ages and abilities. Participants will be placed in age and ability-matched groups for weekly sessions. This group is appropriate for children ages 6-10 years old. 

Facilitated by Gianna Cioffi, MS ED

*New groups forming for Summer 2021. 
Contact us for details and scheduling.  

RATES

Each group rate is: $130 per hour per group. All educational materials are included  The Social Butterflies Group can be coded for out of network reimbursement, as a one-hour speech group session.   

Please email: heatherb(at)chattychild.com and giannac(at)chattychild.com to learn more about these one-hour groups, for scheduling, and to determine the best matched group for your child’s needs.