Association and the Skating Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran: Cooperation in Providing Skate Facilities and Research Services for Children with Autism
In a meeting held on 9 November 2019, Iran Autism Association and the Skating Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
In this meeting, participants exchanged ideas on how some sports such as skating can have a significant impact on empowerment of autistic children, improving their attention, concentration, social interactions and teamwork ability.
Dr. Bahman Mohammad Rezaei, president of the federation, who has got a university degree in occupational therapy, said, “We hope that we can take effective measures in identifying and developing athletic talents of the children.”
Representative of the international department of Iran Autism Association asked the representatives and director of the Federation to cooperate with the Association in informing the public about the Autism Spectrum Disorder.