Abu Dhabi University (ADU) celebrated the winners of the fifth edition of the ‘Art for Autism’ competition, an annual contest organized by ADU’s College of Arts and Sciences (CAS). The awards ceremony was held at the University’s main campus in Abu Dhabi on 24 April in recognition of Autism Awareness Month.
In order to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day, Mushrif Mall, Abu Dhabi, on Tuesday hosted activities to raise awareness of autism in the UAE as part of their annual CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility)programme.
The 14th annual autism awareness campaign has been launched by Dubai Autism Centre under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai.
The Dubai Autism Centre (DAC) is organising a 10-week intensive course of RBT (Registered Behavioral Technician) for special educators that aims to assist in delivering behavioral analysis services and practice under the direction and close supervision of Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA).
Dubai Autism Center (DAC) educated visitors of Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) about autism. This year, on its shelves, there are a range of autism publications published by the Centre. The Dubai Autism Centre has been hosting an exhibition stall at SIBF since 2006 to educate the public on their specialised services for children with autism.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) on Monday issued its first new autism treatment guidelines in 12 years aimed at helping doctors identify at-risk children and getting them the care they need as early as possible.
In Dubai, Al Noor Training Centre for Persons with Disabilities has extended its support to families by offering distance rehabilitation programmes during the current period of government mandated home learning.