Camp Connect

Camp Connect Group Silly Photo
Camp Connect Girl Kayaking
Camp Connect Fishing
Camp Connect Staff Group
Camp Connect Group of Girls
Camp Connect at fire pit
Camp Connect Group Sitting on Bench Together

Held at Camp Aranzazu - June 6-10, 2022

$1,450 (includes bus, food, lodging, therapy services and activities at camp)
$85 intake fee is required for all new Social Learning campers

Departs from The Parish School Monday, June 6 and returns on Friday, June 10.

Giving teenagers the social tools to connect with others

The Parish School’s Camp Connect is a 4-day overnight camp held at Camp Aranzazu for 12- to 16-year-olds who struggle with social skills. From the founder of Camp Social Superheroes, Camp Connect continues to embrace the Social Thinking® methodology with this older group of campers as they learn to connect with others, adapt to social environments and solve social problems.  Campers will enjoying a camp experience with team challenges, rock walls, talent shows, fun activities and more. Goals are customized for each camper.

Counselors have a background in speech-language pathology and special education, and provide direct instruction within small groups (5:1 student ratio). 

Camp Connect focuses on the following concepts:

  • Perspective-taking
  • Social observation skills
  • Understanding and forming friendships
  • Conflict resolution
  • Hidden social rules for teenagers


Click here to download the Camp Connect application. 

Download and complete the Camp Connect Application (enrollment opens January 31), and submit to The Carruth Center by email. You may also fax or deliver to the front office. Please note, this camp is not reimbursable by insurance.


Contact Us

If you have questions about camp, contact Renee Attaway Storer, MS, CCC-SLP.