Kusumagiri Mental Health Centre has been a pioneer in the field of mental health since 1971. With the alarm raise in the incidence in child behavioral disorders especially in autism, we started a unit for behavioral sciences, a school exclusively for Autism, Therapy centre and Training institute for special education in Autism. We run 2 year diploma course program recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India, New Delhi affiliated to National Institute of Empowerment of Persons with Multiple Disability (NIEPMD), Chennai. We have successfully completed 3 years developing professional trainers in the area of Special Education (Autism Spectrum Disorder). The first batch commenced in the year 2013 in the month of August. We deliver quality training to provide specifically designed instruction for students with disabilities and to work across a variety of educational settings. We are operating in the campus of Kusumagiri Hospital in the ambience of the convent of MSJ sisters. We have a team of professionals from various fields who share their knowledge with our trainees. The professional trainers are provided ample opportunities to associate with various institutes in the area of special needs which affix to their knowledge.
Eligibility :10+2 or higher Secondary examination or equivalent with 50% marks
Duration :2 years