Social Express


■ Early Social Learners in Pre-K 4-1st grade  

(Ages 4-7 years)

The Social Express departs Monday – Thursday

Session A – Monday-Thursday: July 10-27, 2017

Session B – Monday-Thursday: July 31- August 17, 2017

Boarding Time 9:15 am |  Arrival Time 11:15 am

Based on “The Incredible Flexible You” program by, Ryan Hendrix, Kari Zweber Palmer, Nancy Tarshis, and Michelle Garcia WinnerAll aboard! The Social Express will take our early social learners on a fun filled journey to the Social Thinking® Station. Through music, stories and dramatic play activities, passengers on board the Social Express will learn the fundamental concepts of Social Thinking®. Social Express will help young social learners create the connections required for social awareness and communication. The focus is on language enrichment, listening skills, social interaction and motor skills. Our child-centered program uses a developmental approach to increase awareness of others, foster engagement, encourage problem solving, and promote expansion of play schemas and social interactions.

Early Registration Rate: $ 1375.00 (By May 31, 2017) Regular Rate: $1395.00  (After June 1, 2017)

Participants will:

1. Develop awareness of Social Thinking® concepts.

2. Expand play schemas and interests.

3. Increase social communication skills.

In order to place group members appropriately, all interested participants must be seen for a social skills consult with the director, Arlene Rubin, M.A., CCC-SLP

Social Skills Consult: $80.00

A deposit of $550, which includes a $50 non-refundable processing fee, is expected at the time of registration. Payment in FULL is expected by June 10, 2017. We reserve the right to make any necessary changes to the schedule or to cancel a session. If GTP should need to cancel the session or if an appropriate placement cannot be made, GTP will fully refund your deposit and/or tuition.

All sessions are facilitated by a licensed and certified Speech Language Pathologist trained in the Social Thinking ® teaching framework.

All sessions will be held at the office of Good Talking People, LLC

This program, including its teacher or leader, is not affiliated with, nor has it been reviewed, approved, or endorsed by Michelle Garcia Winner and Think Social Publishing, Inc. For additional information about MGW’s Social Thinking, please visit her website at