Shooting S.T.A.R.S (Social Training At Rock Star)
Shooting S.T.A.R.S (Social Training At Rock Star) is a targeted intervention offered as a SP.OT service (with both the SLP and the OT). It is offered as an individual treatment or as a paired treatment with another child having similar social skills needs.
The focus of Shooting S.T.A.R.S is to teach a variety of social skills, including the many facets of conversational turn-taking, eye contact, body language, maintaining listener attention, topic maintenance, perspective-taking, and asking appropriate partner-focused questions. Training will integrate sensory-motor strategies including the ZONES of Regulation, as well as role-playing, modeling, and scaffolded supports by the SLP and OT as indicated.