International Workshop on Indian Scale for Assessment of Autism

  • By the National Institute for the Empowerment of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities (Divyangjan), Secunderabad.
  • Will be held at the DAIC, New Delhi, on December 11th and 12th, 2023.
  • Funded under the National Fund of the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPWD), Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Government of India.
  • 82 participants from India and 18 participants from 9 countries, including the USA, UK, Germany, New Zealand, Kuwait, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Bangladesh and Bhutan, have registered.
  • Objective is to impart training to professionals in the utilization of the ISAA tool, a pioneering assessment method developed by NIEPID.
  • It is recognized as one of the approved tests by the Government of India for autism assessment.
  • It is not only utilized by professionals within the country but also across the Asia Pacific Region.
  • As an open-source tool, it empowers professionals to contribute to the well-being of individuals with autism.
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