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Special needs children find place in society

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, August 11 2012 | 12:50 pm

PREMIUM Noreen Flores had a difficult time trying to enroll her son in school.

The boy, Jibrail, has Asperger’s Syndrome, which is characterized by significant difficulties in social interaction and repetitive routines. This condition made it’s difficult for Flores to find a school that her son liked.

“He would spend around an hour at one school, before telling me that he did not like...