Practice social skills and develop healthy peer interactions with Stars. This co-ed group offers activities designed to boost your child's confidence in social situations and promote a healthy expression of thoughts, feelings, and needs.

DAY & TIME: Thursday – 6p to 7p

LOCATION: In Person, North Naperville Office

Leader: Shobana Shanmugavelayutham, LCPC



Get answers about how Stars can benefit your child

What are the benefits of group therapy?

Group therapy is especially beneficial for this age group as it helps kids increase social skills, develop healthy peer interactions, and regulate emotions in social situations. Stars also promotes a healthy expression of thoughts, feelings, and needs. 

Are there any requirements to join this group?

Your child must be going into Grades 4 or 5. Unless otherwise specified, you and your child must meet with group facilitator for an enrollment session to ensure your child is a good fit for group.

How many kids are in the group?

Due to social distancing, the group is limited to five participants at any given time.

What is the cost?

The group fee is typically covered by insurance. If paying out-of-pocket, the session fee is $70.

How do I enroll my child?

Call Client Services at 630-428-7890, Ext 320 to schedule an enrollment session for you and your child. At your consultation, we will discuss your background and reasons for seeking group therapy. If your child is a good fit and the group has an opening, your child will immediately be enrolled. If the group is full following your session, your child will be put on a waitlist and you’ll be notified when space is available.