The Spastics Society of Tamilnadu (SPASTN)

Workshops / Seminars


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The team in SPASTN is certified as ACCESS AUDITORS under the professional expertise of Ms.Anjlee Agarwal, Samarthyam, New Delhi.  Samarthyam is a National Centre for Accessible Environments.

 The team members are trained to carry out Access Audit of both Internal and External Environment.

Customized Training 

SPASTN also has the expertise to develop and conduct customized training programme, which may or may not be exclusive, for a given group based on their need , qualification and purpose of such programme.

If you want to be intimated about all our training programmes in future, please register by sending an e mail to us.

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Training @ Your Place

SPASTN also sends its experts to various institutions in different parts of the country  when there is a need for training more than 30 participants from the same organization.  Having a trainer in your place will help you to know how to use the existing resources in the community and also get first hand information on working with children in your own population.

Training / Courses

Apart from the full time and distance education courses, SPASTN also conducts short term workshops and seminars targeting various populations, including but not limited to,

•    Government Officers
•    Policy Makers
•    Persons with Disabilities
•    District Collectors
•    Doctors
•    Nurses
•    Physiotherapists
•    Occupational Therapists
•    Speech Therapists
•    Social Workers
•    Psychologists
•    Special Educators
•    School Principal & Headmasters
•    School Teachers
•    Parents & Siblings
•    School Children
•    Bus Drivers & Conductors
•    Awareness for the General Public

Continuing Rehabilitation Education

SPASTN is an approved centre for imparting Continuing Rehabilitation Education (CRE) recognized by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI). The professionals enrolled in the Central Register of RCI are required to complete a given number of credit points to renew their membership. Hence, preference is given to members of RCI for such programmes.

Workshops / Seminars

Workshops and seminars are conducted regularly for dissemination of information to partners in the rehabilitation field and for concerned rehabilitation and medical professionals on:
•    Neurodevelopmental Therapy
•    Sensory Integration
•    Aquatic Therapy
•    Handwriting Remediation
•    Alternative and Augmentative Communication
•    Multiple Disabilities
•    Appropriate Paper Technology
•    Inclusive Education

Staff Development

SPASTN believes in maintaining quality in all the services it provides. SPASTN regularly conducts continuing educational programmes for members of its staff by       in-house experts or inviting faculties from outside. These “Professional Development Programmes” enrich and inspire the staff to improve their quality of work and set new benchmarks for others.

The Staff of SPASTN are also encouraged to participate in both National and overseas training programmes.