This research study is testing the benefit of a social skills group (PEERS® for Preschoolers) for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder between 4 to 6 years of age. This 16-week program is held onsite at UCLA on Tuesdays from 3:30-5pm and requires parent participation. Group instruction is provided in English.
In order to participate, children must:
• Have a previous diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder
• Speak in phrases of 4 or more words
• Have a parent fluent in English and willing to participate
Eligible participants will receive treatment immediately or after a 16-week waiting period. Participants will complete 120 minutes of assessments to determine acceptance into the study.
If you are interested in participating in this study, please contact Dr. Mina Park at 310-26-PEERS (310-267-3377) or email@example.com .
*Enrollment is currently underway, please contact us at 310-267-3377 to begin enrollment.