Friday, October 9, 2015
Shelly Shut Down- Social Skills
Shelly Shutdown has been appearing a lot in social skills lately. Now we do welcome everyone wherever they may be on their journey into social skills, but Shelly tends to bring some things to a screeching halt when she appears in class or on the peripherals of class. Although the group moves on usually so that Shelly doesn't get all of the attention, we still need to figure out how to help Shelly Shutdown move from the STUCK position to one that would allow her to get unstuck.
We first had to teach the group what Shelly Shutdown looks like so that we could recognize her when she came to the group. This was our introduction page to Shelly Shutdown. This was our introduction page to our reoccurring guest, Shelly Shutdown. Click here for a link to this page.
* Please see the next blog entry for the "Moving From Red To Green" to find teaching tools that we are using to help Shelly become an active member of the group by pulling out of her shut downs.
Here is a sneak peak....