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Good news – registration is now open for our next round of Rex Groups! This fall, we’re offering a School-Age Group for ages 5-10 as well as a Pre-Teen/Teen Group for ages 11-15.

School Age Group Fall 2016 Low Res Flyer

School-Age Group (ages 5-10):
Tuesdays, 2:00 – 3:00pm
September 27 – November 15, 2016 (8 consecutive weeks)
MUSC IOP 5 South, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC

This 8-week group is designed to enhance social skills of children with high-functioning ASD and ADHD. Diagnosis is not required for participation.

Social skills are introduced through social stories and include greetings, conversation skills, types of social relationships, boundaries, managing frustration and anger, and more. Groups include sensory and gross motor activities to enhance play skills.

Note that a mandatory parent group meets at the same time as this group.

To schedule at intake, call (843) 792-9162 and request a Project Rex Assessment.

Once the intake is complete, contact administrative assistant Lavinia Bowens at (843) 792-0037 to confirm attendance in the group series. Please plan to arrive 15 minutes early to each group meeting for sign in and registration.

Medicaid covers the program 100% and most private insurance is accepted. There is a discount for self-pay.

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Pre Teen Teen Group Fall 2016 Low Res Flyer

Pre-Teen/Teen Group (ages 11-15):
Thursdays, 4:00 – 5:30pm
September 29 – November 17, 2016 (8 consecutive weeks)
MUSC IOP 5 South, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC

This group’s curriculum will be an introduction to social conversation skills. Participants will practice skills through role-play and will receive relevant homework assignments.

With parent permission, video modeling will be used in group as a learning tool; participant role plays will be videotaped, shown to participants, and shared with parents as well.

To schedule at intake, call (843) 792-9162 and request a Project Rex Assessment.

Once the intake is complete, contact administrative assistant Lavinia Bowens at (843) 792-0037 to confirm attendance in the group series. Please plan to arrive 15 minutes early for sign in and registration.

Project Rex groups include a mandatory parent component that meets at the same time as the pre-teen/teen group. Medicaid covers the program 100% and most private insurance is accepted. There is a discount for self-pay.

Want to help get the word out about Project Rex?

Finally, don’t forget that Rex Hangouts are happening every Thursday throughout the summer!

Hangouts take place every Thursday from July 14 through September 22 from 4:00-5:30pm at MUSC IOP 5 South, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425.

Hangouts are a place where participants can come in and socialize, as well as play games and complete fun activities along with their peers.

Project Rex Hangout

Ages 11+ are welcome to join us for this open-house style event designed to fill the gaps between our ongoing Group programs. (Parents can come and socialize in the parent room next door too.) We will have several members of our staff present, and no food will be provided.

Want to help us get the word out? Click here for a high-res, print-ready PDF flyer.

Finally, if you plan to attend please RSVP via the form below, or by clicking here:

 

See you at the party!

Sincerely,
The Project Rex Team