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Social skills workshop at Glenbard East

Published: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 2:05 p.m. CDT

LOMBARD – The Glenbard Parent Series (GPS) will present "Smart Phones – Diminishing Communications: Nurturing Social Skills and Social Communication for Lifelong Success" at 7 p.m. Dec. 11 in the auditorium at Glenbard East High School, 1014 S. Main St.

The presentation will feature Pam Cooke, an author, senior therapist and professor whose area of expertise is in social learning and helping students develop the crucial skills needed to manage the complex social world of teens.

Attendees will learn social-thinking techniques, as well as skills for teaching teens coping strategies, how to work as a team and how to negotiate their ever-changing social world.

For more information, contact Gilda Ross, Glenbard School District 87 student and community projects coordinator, at 630-942-7573.

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