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©2018 by Opening Doors PTA

2960 Hallmark Drive, Belmont CA 94002


Opening Doors PTA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Your charitable gifts are tax-deductible. 

Social Thinking®


April 18th, 2020       8am-12pm

Crowne Plaza, Foster City

Opening Doors PTA invites parents and educators to discover the methodology of Social Thinking®!


For over 20 years, experts at Social Thinking® have helped children and adults with ADHD, ASD, or social communication disorders around the world understand themselves and others to better navigate the social world, foster relationships, and improve their performance at school, at home, and at work. Their evidence-based, unique tools break down complex social concepts (like perspective taking) into understandable and doable parts that can be applied in any setting. 


Plans for the agenda include:


-8am-9am: Continental Breakfast. See below for menu

-9am-12pm: Building Social Competencies, Ryan Hendrix, MS, CCC-SLP

In this workshop, you will learn how the Social Thinking® methodology help individuals age 4 through adulthood improve their social competencies, including:


-Social emotional leraning

-Perspective taking

-Social problem solving


Registration fee is $40 for Opening Doors PTA members and $50 for nonmembers, including breakfast and meeting materials.

Our PTA is committed to supporting educators. All educators receive 50% off the regular price (select ticket type- Educator)

Belmont-Redwood Shores School District staff please email openingdoorspta@yahoo.com for complimentary registration. 


Free Parking available onsite.

*No walk-in please

*Please be aware that childcare is not provided and children are not allowed in the workshop. Please make arrangements accordingly.

Opening Doors PTA is privileged to sponsor this conference for educators and families with special needs. We thank the Belmont-Redwood Shores school community for its generosity and support.

Ryan Hendrix, MS, CCC-SLP

Ryan Hendrix is a Social Cognitive Therapist at Social Thinking® Stevens Creek in San Jose and a private therapist in San Francisco. She trained and works directly with Michelle Garcia Winner and Dr. Pamela Crooke. Her diverse caseload experience includes preschool-age children through young adults with varying levels of social cognitive learning challenges.