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24/12/2017 - 14:40

Application of advanced treatment methods on children with autism

On December 22-23, Hue Central Hospital in collaboration with Children's Hospital 1, Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine, Ho Chi Minh city organized a conference on “Application of Australian Early Intervention Model on children with ASD, and AAC method”.

Delegates and experts attend the conference

The conference was attended by 250 delegates, who are national and international psychologists, educational administrators, lecturers, psychiatrists and rehabilitation doctors.

At the conference, the delegates exchanged and shared information on the Australian Early Intervention Model on children with ASD, which had been applied in Children's Hospital 1 (in the period of 2014-2017), the application of the AAC method, and early intervention methods on autistic children.

On this occasion, children with autism are examined and counseled to provide support methods of application, intervention by doctors and specialists, so as to help them have good and sufficient skills to enter the community soon.

After the conference, Hue Central Hospital will set up an intervention unit at its Pediatric Center to support autistic children.

Story and photo: Minh Van