Lakeside Family Center, LLC

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True Colors is a group Program composed of up to a 3 group process whereas teens will need to complete a level in order to move to the next level.  Each level provides teens with specific skills to grow in their development of social and emotion regulation skills, leadership and citizenship skills.  Take a look at the following details to each level.  

Development of Citizenship in the community

(This is an advanced level skills group)

(Participants must have graduated from level 1 and 2)

Adolescents who graduate from Level 1 advance to become Peer Support Leaders.

They will develop leadership skills such as;

*Develop confidence

*Develop a vision

*Inspire others

*Provide instructions

*Organization skills

*Problem solving skills

Any Preteen/Teen ages 11-16 are welcome to register for this group program.

Level 2

True Colors Program is a level system initiative to help preteens/teens build social skills, emotion regulation, leadership, and citizenship skills.  Each preteen/teen participant will obtain a certificate of completion of skills at the end of each level.  

Level 1

Development of Leadership Skills

The goal of True Colors Program is to provide participants social and emotional skills, improve growth toward social inclusion, develop and strengthen leadership skills, and develop a sense of self in their community

Call us today to get your preteen/teen registered for True Colors Program.  

We accept most insurance plans including:

Blue Cross Blue Shields



Medicaid Plans

and many more.  (Just call us to inquire if we are in network with your insurance plan.  


Level 3

Development of Social and Emotion Regulation Skills

Peer Support Leaders who have graduated from level 2 will work as a team to develop projects that will benefit others in their community.

They will learn the following skills;

*How to work effectively as a team member

*How to develop ideas/concepts that will help others in the community

*How to ask for what one wants and set limits with others on a team.

They will develop the following advanced skills;

*Organizational skills

*Collaboration skills

*Assertiveness skills

*Team building skills

*Interpersonal skills

Preteens and teens work together in group therapy to develop the following skills;

*verbal and non-verbal communication skills such as facial expression, posture, tone, eye contact, and voice fluctuation.

*how to make friends

*how to deal with bulling

*how to recognize and set spacial boundaries such as asking for what one wants and saying no.

*how to manage emotions such as anger, anxiety, depression effectively.

Who would benefit?

*Any Preteen/ Teen ages 11-16 years old who is interested in improving social skills development.

*Also, any adolescents with;

*ADD/ADHD (Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder)

*ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder)

Also this program is helpful for;

*Social activities for Home School Programs


*Improve self esteem

*Social anxiety


*Impulsive control/self control

*behavioral control