Chill Plus
autism advanced skills

Chill Plus

Chill Plus has been designed for participants are looking to consolidate, extend and generalize their emerging social skills. 

The foundations are laid in the 10-week Chill Foundation program and now it’s time to practise and apply the basics in a million and one social scenarios! Chill Plus is the natural follow on from the foundation program where particpants take their newly acquired skills to a real-world level.

Chill Plus uses more advanced modes of sociodrama and social skill scripting to focus on storytelling and the use of anecdotes in conversations. 

About

Program focus
  • Consolidate emerging Chill skills from foundation program
  • Generalise Chill skills in more complex social scenarios
  • Telling anecdotes
  • Sarcasm
  • Social currency
  • Double meanings
  • Common saying & their meanings
  • Organising a get-together
  • Difficult people
  • Using Chill skills to get what you need
  • First impressions
  • Boring conversations
  • Respecting difference
  • Small talk
  • Social stamina
  • Conversation starters and enders
  • Perspective checking
  • Social scruples
The benefits
  • Growing repertoire of personal stories and anecdotes
  • Increased self confidence
  • Improved self insight
  • Reduced social isolation
  • Long-term friendship building with peer mentors and fellow participants
autism advanced skills
autism advanced skills

The details

Dates 2024

Term 1  22 January – 28 March
Term 2  15 April – 21 June
Term 3  8 July – 13 September
Term 4  30 September – 6 December

Times
2.5 hour workshop | once a week

Mondays
10:00am – 12:30pm
2:00pm – 4:30pm
Tuesdays
10:00am – 12:30pm
2:00pm – 4:30pm
Wednesdays
10:00am – 12:30pm

2:00pm – 4:30pm
Thursdays
10:00am – 12:30pm
2:00pm – 4:30pm
Fridays
10:00am – 12:30pm
2:00pm – 4:30pm

Venue

Chill Studios
29 Rogers Street
West End Q 4101

Fee

$2,400 per term