Social Skills


Other Resources :

Please note: this is a list of social skills training and recreation programs for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and/or social difficulties. By presenting this list the Cody Center does not endorse nor does it claim to have assessed the quality of the services provided.

If you are a professional who offer social skills training for children with developmental disabilities and would like to be included on this list, please contact Dr. Sagit Vishnia @ 631-632-3058. Thanks!

Nassau County

Jonathan Cooper, CSW- Rockville Center and Port Washington

Staci Davis, CSW- East Meadow 516-292-1271

Ezra Center for Special Services- South Shore Y JCC- Oceanside
Contact: Ronnie Kleinman 516-431-2929

Hy Weinberg Center, Adelphi University, Garden City (for ages 10 – 15).
Contact: 516-877-4850

Long Island Psychiatric, PLLC -Roslyn, NY
Contact: Bonnie Jan 516-626-2182

Dave Makowski, Ph.D.- Mineola (ages 7-19) 631-553-5711

Catherine Mequia, LCSW, Individual or group work (ages 3-10) 631-942-2597

Mid Island Y JCC- Plainview [SKIP] Special Kids in Programs-
Contact: JoAnna Diamond 516-822-3282

North Shore-LIJ Center for Autism- Bethpage

Psychological Services Center, C.W.Post, Brookville
Contact: Dr. Laura Silver-McGuire 516-299-4274

Variety Child Learning Center- Syosset
Contact: Willis Mawyer 516-921-7171 Ext-2106

Suffolk County

Butler Special Needs Center, Suffolk Y JCC, Commack.
Contact: Eileen Schneyman 631-462-9800 ext. 113

Lorrie Cohen, M.S. – Commack

Family Service League in Hampton Bays- 631-723-2316

Institute for Behavioral Health, Commack 631-543-4357

Setauket Consultation Center, East Setauket 631-689-1728


Seaver Center and NY Autism Center at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
Contact: Sarah Soffes 212-241-3692


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