KUSUMAGIRI

MENTAL HEALTH CENTRE,KAKKANAD

(Kusumagiri Institute of Behavioural Sciences & Research Centre)

EMERGENCY CALL: 0484 2422215,2422160


NIRMALA TRAINING CENTRE FOR EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN

    Managed by the Medical Sisters of St.Joseph at Kusumagiri, Kakkanad.

    Focused on training children

Objectives...

    To identify the strengths and potential of differently able children

    To provide counseling to the families

    To empower families and enhance the development of necessary skills for parents, siblings, special educators through training programs.

    To promote societal awareness regarding developmental disabilities.

THERAPIES OFFERED

    Early Multisensory Stimulation

    Individualized Educational Program

    Speech and Language Therapy

    Sensory Integration Therapy

    Parental Counseling and Training

    Medical Assessment and Treatment

    Behavior Therapy

How is this Unique

  • Excellent staff: student ratio 1: 4 maintained at all times.
  • Therapists use an individual approach in their work with children.
  • The Educational program designed on the basis of a multidisciplinary evaluation of each child.
  • Parents are viewed as important team members and are consulted often to obtain their views and feedback as well as offer their priorities and suggestions to improve training.

SPECIALITIES & TEAM

  • Excellent teacher-student ratio of 1:3 is maintained
  • Special educators
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapist

DAILY SCHEDULE

Prayer
Assembly
Academic skills training
Computer classes
Occupational therapy
Speech therapy
Music therapy
Art & craft classes
Pre-vocational skills
Vocational skills

What is missing from today's dialogue is the effect autism is having on families, our society and what the unknown factors are. The 300lb. gorilla in the room is that our children with autism today will soon become adults with autism.

-Jenny Mccarthy-

We can make a difference in children who have

  • Impaired communication skills
  • Poor academic skills
  • Repetitive behaviors
  • Bizarre responses to various environmental stimuli
  • Gait problems
  • Behavior problems
  • Attention deficits and hyperactivity
  • Impaired cognitive skills
  • Impulsivity
  • Poor social skills and social interaction
  • Withdrawal to self
  • General deficits in coordination

NEWS

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    Admission Notification...

    Applications for the new batch (2016-2018) admission(2 year Diploma in autism specrum disorder) will be issued from 2 April 2016

ADMISSION

Kusumagiri Mental Health Centre was founded in 1971 by the Congregation of Medical Sisters of St. Joseph (MSJ), Nirmala Province, Ernakulam. It is one of the pioneering institutions for mental health care in the Nongovernmental voluntary sector in Kerala. The vision and farsightedness of “Servant of God” Msgr. Joseph C. Panjikaran, the founder of M S J, was the inspiration and motivation behind this noble endeavor.Currently the number of children with Autism is increasing day by day. But there is scarcity of professional special educators to give proper training to them. So we decided to start our new mission, to produce qualified professional Special Educators by giving professional Training. Kusumagiri Training Institute for special Education is meant for that real one having recognition with Rehabilitation Council of India.Currently the number of children with Autism is increasing day by day. But there is scarcity of professional special educators to give proper training to them. So we decided to start our new mission, to produce qualified professional Special Educators by giving professional Training. Kusumagiri Training Institute for special Education is meant for that real one having recognition with Rehabilitation Council of India.Currently the number of children with Autism is increasing day by day. But there is scarcity of professional special educators to give proper training to them. So we decided to start our new mission, to produce qualified professional Special Educators by giving professional Training.To produce qualified professional Special Educators by giving professional Training

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • License issued from Mental Health Authority
  • 80 G certificate from Income Tax Department
  • Rehabilitation Council of India sanctioned to start the Training Institute for Special Education

FOR ADMISSION & ASSESSMENT

0484 -2425922, 2422215, E-mail: nirmalaschool2008@gmail.com

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