Students Ages 10-17 years
Does your student struggle to make friends, keep friends, or feel overwhelmed in social situations?
Project CONNECT is an innovative social group for students aged 10 - 17 years old who struggle in social situations.
What to expect:
Structured and fun social interactions with positive and like minded peers
Introduction of new skills and ways of connecting with peers
Support in maintaining friendships
Encouragement of students to connect outside of group (with parent permission)
Real time therapeutic support provided by two licensed clinical social workers
Use of field trips to practice new skills (arranged in advance)
Use of therapy dog in training - Buster
Sundays from 2:00 - 3:00 pm starting August 1, 2021
557 Waukegan Road
Northbrook, Illinois 60062
$50 - $60 per session (insurance NOT accepted for group sessions)
My student is interested, now what?
Email Melinda Gronen, LCSW at to start the process