What is Social skills group therapy?

Category: Psychotherapy


Social skills group therapy provides individuals with the skills for how to approach the group and make contact with a member of the group, when and how to break into the conversation, and how to carry the conversation with several individuals at once.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Anxious mood 2 0
Autism spectrum disorder 2 0
Generalized anxiety disorder 2 0
Support social interaction 2 1
Aggressive behavior 1 0
Anticipatory anxiety 1 0

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  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Social skills group therapy

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently going to Social skills group therapy

Dosage Patients
60 min weekly 1
weekly 1


Currently going to Social skills group therapy

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 2
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Social skills group therapy.