young adult CRITERIA

To be part of UCLA's PEERS®program, young adults need to meet the following criteria:

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  • Participants are aged between 18 -  35 years

  • Need to have proficient skills in the recognition and management of their emotions

  • Be interested in learning how to make and keep friends, and how to manage conflict and other social challenges.

  • Have difficulties socialising with peers

  • Diagnoses of Autism Spectrum Disorder (Level 1), Anxiety Disorders and/or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are welcome

  • Be willing to embrace their strengths and interests to overcome social  challenges

  • Must be interested in attending the program and attend voluntarily

  • Must be able to attend every session of the program

  • Be eager to learn through discussion and games

  • Be willing to get involved and have fun!

  • Must have a consistent social coach willing to attend the program each week.