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New School for Autistic Children

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New School for Autistic Children
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Qatar Foundation will open a school for children with mild to moderate Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The Renad Academy (RA) will be officially unveiled on 18th September with registration opening on 1st May. Dr Mohamed Waqar Azeem, chair of both the Department of Psychiatry at Sidra Medical and Research Centre, and the National Autism Working Group, said: “Renad Academy will be a state-of-the-art school, serving children with autism and their families. This institution will address a major need in Qatar, and it represents a step in the right direction for the advancement and inclusion of the whole community.”[1]