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Therap Team Visits The Society for the Welfare of Autistic Children (SWAC)

The Society for the Welfare of Autistic Children (SWAC) is a nonprofit and voluntary organization providing education and training to special children since February 3, 2000.

A team of 9 persons from Therap visited SWAC on November 14, 2017. Sabina Hossain, Director and Md. Mofizul Islam, Deputy Manager from SWAC welcomed Therap team cordially. USA personnel Jeff Covington (Deputy Director of USA State Implementation), Johanna Kroth (Senior Training & Implementation Specialist) from Therap USA team along with Quality Assurance professionals from Therap Bangladesh team visited SWAC.

The tour of the school started with visiting classrooms of SWAC with the guidance of SWAC personnel. Teachers and special educators of SWAC described Therap team how they teach and train the special children. Therap team were privileged to get a look at  the curriculum and services provided in different classrooms of SWAC for different individuals.

After the school tour Therap team then had question answer session with teachers of SWAC. Jeff Covington (Deputy Director of USA State Implementation) answered all of their queries regarding Therap system.

Therap team is very delighted to visit SWAC and thanked SWAC authorities for the invitation.

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By |2017-12-07T09:46:49+00:00December 7th, 2017|Categories: Bangladesh, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Therap Team Visits The Society for the Welfare of Autistic Children (SWAC)

Therap’s Plenary Session at 23rd AFID Conference, 2017

Therap was the technology partner and one of the sponsors of the 23rd AFID Conference that took place in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The conference was held from November 19, 2017 to November 23, 2017 at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theatre.

The conference started off with inauguration from the President of Bangladesh Abdul Hamid on November 19, 2017. On November 21, 2017, the Plenary Session – Education and Health was started off by the Therap team. Prattay Iqbal (International Business Development Executive) and Tanvir Wares Khan (Senior Software Engineer) gave a presentation regarding  improving  quality of services provided to people with disabilities by using Digital Documentation. Prattay Iqbal talked about why digital documentation is important in the disability sector and the benefits of using an electronic documentation software like Therap.  He also talked about the various modules/features of Therap and how users are benefitting by using these features in their day to day documentation. Tanvir Wares Khan talked about why an user’s data in Therap is  secure and how the infrastructure of Therap help users quickly deploy Therap, access the software from anywhere and helps them save large upfront costs.  He also explained why Therap is the best option for concurrent usage.

The conference attendees from different countries of Asia showed interest in using Therap after attending the presentation given by the Therap team.

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By |2017-11-29T09:57:19+00:00November 29th, 2017|Categories: Bangladesh, Conference, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Therap’s Plenary Session at 23rd AFID Conference, 2017

Therap Team Visiting National Association on Intellectual Disabilities (NAID), Nepal

Therap Team has recently visited National Association on Intellectual Disabilities (NAID), Nepal, to meet with the officials of the school governed by them. The Resource and Family Counselling school for Intellectually Disabled, functioning under NAID, has been implementing Therap for almost a year now and has made significant improvement since then.

The Therap Team, led by Richard Robbins, CEO of Therap Services and comprised of Senior Therap Officials including Jeff Case, Director of Business Development along with Maureen Noonan, Director of Global Customer Support, met with Mr. Sachidanand Shrivastava, Immediate Past President of NAID along with the newly elected Board members of the organization. Mr. Rabindra K.C., Principal of the school introduced Therap Team with other support staff of the school.

Later on, Calvin Christensen and Ebony Johnson, Training and Implementation Specialists of Therap demonstrated Therap modules suitable for the Resource and Family Counselling school for Intellectually Disabled and shared their experience on using Therap, prior to joining Therap as an employee, when they used to provide services to persons with disabilities (PWD). They had a short discussion with the caregivers of the school regarding the issues faced using Therap and also mentioned the difficulties and challenges related to the disability industry.

To know more about our work in Asia, feel free to visit our website www.therapasia.net.

By |2017-05-15T06:13:58+00:00May 15th, 2017|Categories: General, Nepal|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Therap Team Visiting National Association on Intellectual Disabilities (NAID), Nepal

Therap Team Visiting SWID Bangladesh

Society for the Welfare of the Intellectually Disabled (SWID) Bangladesh has been working with individuals with Intellectual Disabilities since 1977. Being one of the pioneer organizations in disability fields in the country, SWID Bangladesh has now over 350 special schools all over Bangladesh, under its umbrella.

The collaboration between Therap Services and SWID Bangladesh has come a long way since 2015. SWID Bangladesh is hosting the upcoming 23rd Conference of Asian Federation on Intellectual Disabilities (AFID), while Therap Services is the Technology Partner and Sponsor of the conference. The conference is scheduled to be held from 18 to 24 November in Dhaka, Bangladesh and both parties are taking extensive preparations to organize the event successfully. Since the affiliation, 7 branches of SWID schools in Dhaka and SWID Branch in Chittagong have been implementing Therap for their day-to-day documentation.

In order to take this collaboration to the next step, Therap Team comprising of senior officials from USA visited their head office on April 17, 2017. Mr. Jowaherul Islam Mamun, Secretary General of SWID Bangladesh, also the elected President of Asian Federation on Intellectual Disabilities (AFID) welcomed Therap personnels, Jeff Case, Director of Business Development, Maureen Noonan, Director of Global Customer Support, Calvin Christensen and Ebony Johnson, Training Implementation Specialists along with Therap Asia Team, led by Faisal Iqbal, Assistant Director of Training & Implementation. Therap Team had a short discussion session with the teachers and support staff of SWID Laboratory Model School regarding the issues faced while using Therap and also discussed the difficulties and challenges related to the disability industry in Bangladesh.

Later on, they discussed on how to assist SWID Bangladesh to further improve their quality of services by implementing Therap in all the branches of SWID throughout the country in an even more efficient way. Therap Team was delighted to visit different classrooms of the school and interact with the individuals. It was great to know the benefits the school is really getting out of using an advanced yet simple online documentation software such as Therap.

To know more about Therap in Asia, feel free to visit at our website www.therapasia.net.

By |2017-05-10T06:25:44+00:00May 10th, 2017|Categories: Bangladesh, Conference, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Therap Team Visiting SWID Bangladesh

Moments from Therap Asia Conference April 20, 2017, Dhaka, Bangladesh

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By |2017-05-07T11:05:56+00:00May 7th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Moments from Therap Asia Conference April 20, 2017, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Therap meets Ms. Sabita Upreti (SSDRC, Nepal) in Bangladesh

Special School for Disabled and Rehabilitation Center (SSDRC) has been one of the leading organizations working with Autistic children in Nepal. Ms. Sabita Upreti, Founder/ Chief Executive Director of SSDRC recently visited Bangladesh. During her stay in Dhaka, the Therap Asia team met up with her. The Therap Asia team had a very fruitful discussion session with Ms. Sabita regarding her use of Therap software and also her visit to Bangladesh.

 

Therap introduced Ms. Sabita to Mr. Jowaherul Islam Mamun, President of Asian Federation on Intellectual Disabilities (AFID) and Secretary General of SWID Bangladesh. They had an informative conversation and talked about their respective experiences of working in the disability sector in Nepal and Bangladesh. Mr. Mamun invited Ms. Sabita to attend the 23rd Conference of AFID, which is going to take place on November 18-24, 2017 in Dhaka, Bangladesh and will be hosted by SWID Bangladesh. Before leaving Dhaka, Ms. Sabita presented a token of love from SSDRC to Therap and to Mr. Mamun each.

 

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By |2017-01-18T05:01:27+00:00January 18th, 2017|Categories: Bangladesh, Conference, Nepal|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Therap meets Ms. Sabita Upreti (SSDRC, Nepal) in Bangladesh

afid23.org – Official website for the 23rd AFID Conference 2017

As the Technology Partner for 23rd Conference of Asian Federation on Intellectual Disabilities (AFID), Therap has been involved with the design and maintenance of the official website of the conference: http://afid23.org/.

 

With the beginning of the new year 2017, a countdown clock has been placed on the homepage.  The countdown clock will be counting down to the start of the event. The afid23 website also contains the announcements and notices regarding the conference. Hosted by SWID Bangladesh, the conference will take place from November 18 to 24, 2017 at the International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

 

SWID Bangladesh, with its partners and well-wishers, is arranging meetings at regular intervals. 2nd Organizing Committee Meeting of the 23rd AFID Conference is scheduled to be held on January 14, 2017 at the SWID Bangladesh compound. People working in the Disability industry from all over the country are expected to attend the meeting. Therap is delighted to be a part of this conference as well.

 

All the latest information regarding Organizing Committee Meeting, Executive Board Meeting etc. are updated in the official website by Therap. The website has an extensive gallery with event photos and videos provided by SWID Bangladesh. Feel free to have a go at the official website for 23rd Conference of AFID here: http://afid23.org/

 

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By |2017-01-12T09:17:48+00:00January 12th, 2017|Categories: Bangladesh, Conference, General, Nepal, Sri Lanka|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on afid23.org – Official website for the 23rd AFID Conference 2017

‘Sensory Diet and Daily Activities’ workshop by Tahmina Huq a Special Education teacher from Singapore

Tahmina Huq, a special education teacher from Singapore was in Bangladesh. She did a workshop on ‘Sensory Diet and Daily Activities’ in Dhaka and Chittagong. The workshop in Dhaka was organized at PFDA (Parents’ Forum for Differently Abled) Center. The workshop was attended by Ms. Sanjida Rahman Danny, President of PFDA, parents of person with disability and educators from other special schools all over Dhaka. Prattay Iqbal, International Business Development and Ashiqur Rahman, Training and Implementation Specialist from Therap also attended the workshop. 

It was an informative workshop and was catered to answer the question most of the parents have. It was an interactive session which included fun games a person with disability can play and learn at the same time.

The workshop in Chittagong took place in Spectra School and was attended by parents of person with disability and teachers from other special school.

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By |2016-12-22T10:27:51+00:00December 22nd, 2016|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on ‘Sensory Diet and Daily Activities’ workshop by Tahmina Huq a Special Education teacher from Singapore

Therap on The Asian Age

Therap held a cheque presentation ceremony to support the Asian Federation on Intellectual Disabilities (AFID) Conference 2017. This news was covered in The Asian Age, one of the leading daily newspaper of Bangladesh on Monday, November 21, 2016.

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By |2016-11-21T11:29:52+00:00November 21st, 2016|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Therap on The Asian Age

Training of 3 Schools of SWID

The training of 3 schools have been continuing at SWID. The 3 new branches of SWID will be using Therap for Documentation. As part of providing the service to the new schools, Therap is providing training services for the new schools. In this training session, how to use Therap effectively was taught. On this training session, the training was conducted by Andalib Kabir, International Business Development Executive, and Ashiqur Rahman, Training and Implementation Specialist of Therap. The schools are making progress towards using Therap for documentation.

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