In the frame of the awareness activities on disability, on Thursday, April 25, the Albanian Organization of the Order of Malta, in cooperation with the Regional Health Directorate of Lezha and Lezha Municipality organized in the premises of the library “Gjergj Fishta” Lezhe the round table: “Challenges of Comprehensiveness”.
This round table brought together institutions, centers and professionals in the direction of raising awareness and enhancing the quality of services provided to children with disabilities and in particular children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Besides representatives of the Regional Education Directorate in Lezha, there were also teachers and psychologists from different schools of Lezha, representatives of institutions and organizations that specifically work with children.
The participants had the opportunity to talk about their experiences, the difficulties they have in infrastructure, lack of a support teacher, lack of information on autism, difficulty in drafting plans, the lack in some cases of psychologists in schools, lack of different programs individualized for children of autism spectrum, etc.
At the end of the roundtable it was suggested that such meetings be held again in order to discuss how to improve the problems arisen in this meeting.