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First time in the country a course specifically for down syndrome

Information and Resource Centre (IRC) Bangalore in association with Down Syndrome Federation of India (DSFI) is happy to announce a 4 month Certificate Course in Down Syndrome. This will help parents, teachers and special educators to have an in depth knowledge and insight into the lives and challenges of children and adults with Down Syndrome. Experienced and well informed faculty will provide an overview of the characteristics of DS and share up to date information about the answers to challenges that persons with DS face throughout their lives. Various therapists such as Speech Therapist, Behaviour Therapist and others, as well as specialists like a Dentist, Cardiologist etc. will discuss important medical issues and offer solutions to the same. Senior parents will share with you inspiring success stories of their children, along with the hurdles and obstacles that they faced and overcame. The Certificate awarded by IRC will support you in terms of gaining knowledge, as well as be an additional qualification for you in the area of Special Education. You will meet like-minded persons doing the course with you and get to form a support group of your own. Details of the course are given below

Duration : 4 months
Classes to held on : Every Saturday
Timings : 2.30pm to 4.30pm
Fees : INR 6000
Date of Commencement : 3rd August 2019
For further details please contact
Course Coordinator (DS) Tejal Shah on 98860-00154
Course Coordinator (IRC) Vidya Udani 9972000053