Autism

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  • ‘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.

  • Tehran to host autism conference 2019-02-13 21:55

    Tehran to host autism conference

    TEHRAN – The 4th conference on autism disorder with a theme of empowering human resources and families will be held in Tehran on February 20.

  • Online autism screening website launched in Iran  2019-02-04 22:54

    Online autism screening website launched in Iran 

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Welfare Organization launched an online autism screening website on Monday, ISNA news agency reported. 

  • Subsidies doubles for underprivileged patients suffering autism 2019-01-13 22:33

    Subsidies doubled for underprivileged patients suffering autism

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Health has doubled the subsidies allocated to 4,000 autistic patients under the Welfare Organization’s coverage, granting 10 million rials (nearly $250) subsidies per patient, head of the transplantation and treatment of diseases department at the Ministry of Health has announced.

  • 2,400 students suffering autism attend schools nationwide  2018-12-14 22:28

    2,400 students suffering autism attend schools nationwide 

    TEHRAN — Some 2,400 students suffering autism are attending schools nationwide, director general for special schools organization affiliated with Education Ministry has said.