The department that learns together grows together. This is the motto of the SEN Department at MRIS-46, Gurugram. Sharing knowledge brings efficiency to the working of a department and also leads to effective utilization of time.

Ms. Shikha Indoria (Special Educator) conducted an In-House workshop. The topic was ‘Audiology, Speech Disorder and Play Therapy’. It was highly informative and of great utility towards making a positive difference in children with delayed speech or any kind of hearing impairment. She explained various factors of audiology wherein various parts of the ear were explained. She also described in a lucid manner as to what kind of deficiency can lead to an adverse effect on hearing and speech consequently.

“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.” Plato

It was also emphasized how Play Therapy plays an important role in the overall development of a child. It is an important intervention strategy. Various methods of Play Therapy were discussed. It was indeed a very informative, interesting and interactive session.