An Autism Therapy Centre, armed with a team of specialists and best-in-class clinical care, was opened in Vizag with an aim at contributing significantly in enhancing lives of the autistic children. The new centre will address the long-felt autistic care void in the city and will provide a plethora of unique therapy programmes to empower kids, people, their families with autism spectrum disorder.
The centre, opened by the Pinnacle Blooms Network, is part of its chain of child development, rehabilitation facilities with the core purpose to empower 80+ crore kids, children, and people with neurological conditions across 230+ countries. The centre provides programmes such as autism therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, behavioural therapy, dance therapy, music therapy among others to deal with patients.
Venkata Reddy, founder of Bnarath Machinery, Subramanyam, officer of Vizag Steel Plant, Shobhan Kumar Pakalapati, chief behavioural therapist, Pinnacle Blooms Network and Firooz Wani, chief rehabilitation specialist, Pinnacle Blooms Network participated in the programme. The PBN has a free National Helpline Number 9100181181 to share information and provide guidance about autism. Speaking to Hello Vizag, PBN Founder and Chief Strategist Dr. Sreeja Reddy Saripalli said that “Encouraged by the overwhelming response of the people, we have launched our new facility at Vizag. “Our objective is to bring smiles into the families through multisensory integrated therapy programmes by certified therapists followed by a personal approach is imperative. We at Pinnacle Blooms Network are proud to provide a multi-disciplinary team, multi-sensorial environment to provide best possible care for autistic individuals and promote neurodiversity,” she said.
Diagnosed 104 years before, Autism Spectrum Disorder is a life-long neurological condition affecting sensorial aspects endangering kid’s normal life and forces them to withdraw from society and make them helpless, dependent on medication. However, only therapeutic solutions by proven therapists in a multi-sensory, multi-disciplinary integrated therapy environment can help the kid to control the high or low sensory activity and be self-sufficient, be part of mainstream society, stand a chance at career, family and life.