Autism is a pervasive developmental disorder affects in the early stages of life. Researches show that autism may appear anytime during the first 12 years of a person's life. Autism affects communication skill, social and personal interactive skill and learning skill of the person affected. As per WHO report, 1 in 110 people worldwide having autistic symptoms.
Autism is a "spectrum" disorder; to be precise, symptoms of autism may vary from moderate to severe in different persons. Symptoms of autism are included but not constrained to:
As the actual cause of autism has not yet detected despite extensive researches at developed countries like US and UK, absolute solution for autism too is a far-away dream. But early diagnosis and intervention can make up this disorder to the tune of 70-80% or even more. Intervention includes:
WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY
The day will be observed in Thrissur by the Society on 02/04/2017 with lighting of lamp in support to autism affected individuals. Hon. Dist. Collector Dr. Kousigan IAS will inaugurate the function. Venue: Nr. Thekke Gopura Nada, Thekkikadu Maidan, Thrissur; Time: 5.30pm
World Autism Awareness Day
Autism Society, Thrissur observes this year's World Autism Awareness Day jointly with Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan , Urban Resource Centre, Thrissur on April 2nd at Govt. Model Boys H.S. Hall, Palace Rd., Thrissur.
Please be the part.