disability studies

Workshop to motivate disabled kids, parents


August 12th, 2012 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) In a bid to motivate the differently-abled children to be independent, a workshop for them and their parents was organised here Saturday by a ... Read more...

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IGNOU to launch centre for disabled


October 16th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will soon establish the first resource centre for the disabled to provide them exclusive skill development courses.The varsity's ... Read more...

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IGNOU launches disability course for teachers


March 17th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is planning to launch a short-term course to train teachers across the country in disability issues, an official ... Read more...

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Police should join IGNOU: Kiran Walia


October 29th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Police personnel should join the Indira Gandhi National Open University's (IGNOU) masters programme in counselling and family therapy and become more "empathetic", Delhi Health Minister Kiran Walia ... Read more...

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India needs more counsellors, say experts


October 26th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, October 26 (IANS) With a large number of people suffering from mental diseases, the stigma attached to going for counselling needs to be fought, experts said here on the second ... Read more...

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How about learning to enable the disabled


July 12th, 2009 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) A large chunk of India's 50-75 million disabled suffer every day as there are few dedicated services for them. But the pressing demand for trained ... Read more...

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People must sensitize themselves to the needs of the physically challenged: Soni


March 19th, 2008 - 7:13 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 19 (ANI): Tourism and Culture Minister Ambika Soni today said that any proposal for inclusion of disability studies in academic discipline should be supported as it will create ... Read more...

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