This department caters to the scholastic needs of children with autism as well as other Specific Learning Disorders. The special educators provide a thorough pre-school training programme called the “Mat Program” developed here at Navajyothi Centre. The goal is to focus on helping children develop enhanced levels of attentiveness and sitting tolerance which is pre-requisite for children to learn new academic skill and help them integrate in to main stream school settings. An Individual Education Plan is drawn up and implemented working jointly with Occupational and Speech Therapisyts. Thus bringing about the holistic development of each child.