Autism

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  • 18th-century citadel lights up in blue drawing attention to people with autism 2022-04-15 20:00

    18th-century citadel lights up in blue drawing attention to people with autism

    TEHRAN – On Wednesday night, the 18th-century Karim Khan Citadel in Shiraz was lit up in shades of blue color to raise awareness about people with the autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

  • 2,800 autistic students studying nationwide 2021-10-27 17:28

    2,800 autistic students studying nationwide

    TEHRAN – A total of 2,800 students with autism spectrum disorders are studying in 58 special schools across the country, Seyed Javad Hosseini, head of the Special Education Organization, has stated.

  • Coronavirus vaccination begins for autistic adults 2021-04-03 18:18

    Coronavirus vaccination begins for autistic adults

    TEHRAN – The first phase of vaccination against coronavirus for autistic people over the age of 18 started in Iran on Saturday.

  • ‘Building more special schools for autistic children a must’ 2019-10-05 21:21

    ‘Building more special schools for autistic children a must’

    TEHRAN – Establishment of more special schools for children suffering from autism is a must, Saeedeh Saleh Ghaffari, the director of Autism Association, said, pointing out to the challenges of these children in regular schools and the lack of teachers who are trained to meet the needs of these children.

  • autism 2019-05-12 19:56

    Iranian researchers conducting project on autism disorder

    TEHRAN – A group of Iranian researchers are carrying out a pioneering project on robotic technology and smart systems to treat neurodevelopmental disorder in patients suffering from autism, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Autism 2019-04-07 12:57

    Opening new autism centers on agenda

    TEHRAN- University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences is going to open two autism centers in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21), announced the university’s vice chancellor for medical care and rehabilitation. 

  • Educator's guide to autism published for elementary schools nationwide 2019-02-23 12:21

    Educator's guide to autism published for elementary schools

    TEHRAN – A guidebook for teaching autistic children has been prepared and published for elementary schools across the country, deputy director of educational planning and rehabilitation at the Special Education Organization has said.