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Empower women, girls with autism to overcome discrimination — United Nations chief

Empower women, girls with autism to overcome discrimination — United Nations chief

The Autism Society of Pakistan estimates the number of autistic children in the country is 350,000.

Once autism is diagnosed, multi-factorial approach with behavioural interventions, sensory stimulation, speech therapy, occupational therapy, which focus on the development of social skills, language, communication and daily skills, are needed to deal with the disorder, Srivastava said.

More than 3.5 million Americans fall somewhere on the autism spectrum, according to the Autism Society of America; about 1 in 68 children in the US are identified as having ASD, according to the CDC. There are many types of autism, each occurring because of different combinations of environmental and genetic influences. The findings of the study reflect the hardships faced by parents of autistic children to ensure an "inclusive" education for their children. Pharmacotherapy (medications) may help with hard behaviours in some children. They will be found in their own world: sometimes we find them smiling, talking to themselves, some may not like noise.

Rajib Ahsan Munna, whose autistic son Anuj Aroni Golpo attends a special school, complained that most of the teachers in these schools lack proper training. It is not an easy job to make the special children sit down and learn.

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They wished all success of the day. They can't express what is on their mind like other kids. "That's what House Bill 218 did", she explained. "We are trying to formulate a policy to look over the activities of the private schools better". Our schools do not have psychologists because we can not afford them. "Only then will we be prepared to handle the child the next day", she added.

Dr Dawn Howard, clinical psychologist at the Sussex Partnership, said: "Autism is a lifelong developmental condition which affects the way individuals communicate and relate to others". It also manifests in speech and non-verbal communication and repetitive behaviours.

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There is no scientific evidence that indicates vaccines cause autism. During the month, Qatar Airways staff and cabin crew will be visiting Renad Academy, a member of Qatar Foundation, to spend a day with children with autism.

The Sarva Siksha Abhiyaan, which runs a "School Readiness Programme" for children, including those with autism, has identified 1,841 children on the autism spectrum disorder in Tamil Nadu and has been working towards helping them join, and adapt to, mainstream schools. These initiatives aim at sending out the right message: You can help people with autism be understood, not cured; accepted, not isolated; empowered, not forced.

"There's always the times that I got to stand out, too!" "They only want children who follow the "social norms", Dalwai said.

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