The Cool Kids Program for ASD (Chalfant, Lyneham, Rapee, & Carroll, 2011) is an evidence-based, structured therapy designed to help children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, aged 9 to 12 years effectively identify, manage, and overcome anxiety. The program uses a Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) approach and incorporates various techniques and strategies to help young individuals develop the skills necessary to better identify feelings, cope with anxiety, foster social skills, and improve overall function. All materials will be provided.

Note: All applicants must undergo an intake interview to determine eligibility.

“Cool Kids” Group for Children


12, 1.5-hour sessions beginning on January 11, 2024 and running to March 28, 2024 (Thursdays (3:30pm to 5:00pm))

For any questions:

Dr. Matias Mariani
(705) 675-8925

Service provided by: Mariani and Associates