Qatar Autism Centre and Special Needs Classrooms currently provide Intensive Behavioral Treatment (IBT) is provided within a language-based Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) educational environment where teaching is highly structured for acquisition of skills. The teaching environment becomes less structured as the student demonstrates the use of skills learned in natural settings and across routines throughout the day. Our general curriculum will teach each child critical language skills, functional activities, socialization, initiation/spontaneity and generalization of mastered concepts/skills. These skills are built into every student’s educational program and individualized to meet his or her learning style and unique needs. The overall goal is to prepare the student for reintegration into his/her neighborhood school.
Children with special are always welcome at Qatar Autism Centre & Special Needs. Our children with special needs participate fully in the activities at Qatar Autism Centre & Special Needs and therapy sessions (resource, behavioral, etc.) take place in the classrooms as much as possible so that therapy occurs in an inclusive, rather than an exclusive way.Program in Qatar Autism Centre & Special Needs support staff assist with carrying out individual program goals and help children participate fully in their class activities. A Resource Assistant helps identified children with special needs in our elementary program, working with each of them as directed by the classroom Teacher. Qatar Autism Centre & Special Needs Primary addresses the needs of children with various diagnoses, such as autism, down syndrome, cerebral palsy, cystic fibrosis, P.D.D. etc
Qatar Autism Centre & Special Needs seeks to become a recognized leader in Qatar by providing quality services in evaluation and diagnosis, and designing individual-specific programs for those with special needs, as well as developing research and aiding in their cognitive development and education. The Institute publishes information and practical guides, organizes conferences and workshops, and provides advisory and consultancy services for families and professionals concerned with the care and development of individuals with special needs.
Qatar Autism Centre and Special Needs Sections
- Psychological Assessment
- Speech & Language Section
- Early Intervention Section
- Pre-Academic Section
- Inclusion Program
- Swimming & Sports