Saar– 13 April 2016:
April is internationally considered as Autism Awareness Month. University College of Bahrain, in its act of spreading awareness and social commitment organized a special lecture on Autism on April 13, 2016 from 12:00 pm onwards at the Saar campus.
The session was headed by DR. DALAL ABDULLA ALSHEROUQI who is immensely active in charity events and especially raising awareness on Autism within and outside the Kingdom. The event was organized by UCB student Affairs Department in association with its Student Council.
The speaker shared her personal experience with her son Ibrahim and also other autistic children across the globe on the training being delivered to them and on how to deal with such cases with utmost care. Local media were present at the session to cover the event and spread the word. The session proved to be extremely inspiring for all the staff and students at UCB to engage themselves in Community and social welfare activities.