Sethu Centre for Child Development and Family Guidance, Goa was started by Sethu Charitable Trust to foster children for their complete development through assessment, educational initiatives, therapy, training awareness and capacity building. The Trust provides services to children with educational, developmental, behavioural and emotional challenges to bridge the gap between child, family, school and community.
The autism treatment centre consists of a multidisciplinary team of professionals consisting of paediatrician, psychiatrist, psychologist, behaviour therapist, speech therapist and physiotherapists who provide neurological, psycho-educational, speech & language assessments to children with educational, developmental & behavioural challenges. The centre also provides guidance and training facilities to parents. Children with Autism are assessed on Autism Diagnostic Observation Scale (ADOS) and using Autism Diagnostic Interview (ADI).