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How to Make and Keep Friends - 10 Truths & Tips for Helping Your Child

Learning to be a friend is not an easy process when children do not intuitively develop friendships on their own. Children with social learning challenges need someone to help them learn about the different aspects of friendships, including the fact that friendships evolve and change over time and that some friendships may not be forever. This article, 10 Truths & Tips for Making and Keeping Friends by Michelle Garcia Winner, MA, CCC-SLP and Pamela Crooke, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, illustrates the ten truths about the friendship journey, helpful tips, and resources within the Social Thinking® Methodology to foster friendships through social, emotional learning frameworks and concepts.


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