Dr. P.R. School for Autism

Sweekaar Upkaar - An Initiative towards better World

The Hyderabad Special School was started in 1977 to meet the  requirements of children with intellectual disability/special needs. It was started as a fledgling organization with 5 students and 2 staff members has developed into a fully-equipped rehabilitation and training center with 301 students and 57 dedicated staff  members.
Every child is born with different learning capabilities. There are many who face problem with learning and functioning as others do. Dr. P.R. School for Autism help those children to live a healthy and happy life by working on their skills.

Categories We Treat

At Dr. P.R. School for Autism, we treat students with various disabilities such as intellectual disabled, cerebral palsy, slow learners, autistic children, trainees for rehabilitation and others. The school employs a comprehensive teaching cum training model to ensure the successful transition of the student to community life with the active support of parents/ family.

Training Program

Dr. P.R. School for Autism has classes categorized as pre-primary, secondary, pre-vocational and vocational.  A child is placed in any of the above-mentioned group according to their age and general level of functioning. Our training program includes daily living activities, basic concepts, functional academics, domestic skills, speech therapy, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, yoga therapies, music, and sports.

Vocational Training

The centre for Autism provides systematic multidisciplinary intervention that combines skill training with work behavior. It helps adults with intellectual disability to acquire skills to earn their livelihood with ease.  Students are able to adjust to the challenges of the work environment and community because of our vocational training.

Parenting a Child with Learning Disability

Finding out your child has a learning disability is certainly disturbing, but the best thing you can do as a parent is simply to love and support your child. Get all facts about your child’s learning difficulties and how it affects learning process. You need to work with your child’s school to develop an individualized Education plan to set goals for your child, and describe support that may be needed to meet those goals.

Sweekaar Offering Broachure

Download this brochure to understand our practices and key to identify any kind of disability. We are open to help you anytime. For any queries please visit our discussion forum. You may post your query there. We’ll try our best to answer.

Why Sweekaar

Finding out your child has a learning disability is certainly disturbing, but the best thing you can do as a parent is simply to love and support your child. Get all facts about your child’s learning difficulties and how it affects learning process. You need to work with your child’s school to develop an individualized Education plan to set goals for your child, and describe support that may be needed to meet those goals.

Our Branches

We have four campuses:

Secunderabad H.Q
Tandur ( Only centre in entire Telangana )
Kadapa ( Only centre in entire Rayalaseema )
Guntur ( Only centre in entire Coastal Andhra )

Cost of Treatment

The need of every special child is unique and hence the treatment. These treatments are not done by any individual doctor or direct medicine. Its a team work. A sample team may have, A Speech Therapist, a Special Educator, a Psychologist, an Audiologist, a Physiotherapist, a Social Worker, a General Physician, Prosthetic / Orthotic Engineers & a Nurse.

Upon early consultation we’ll come to know about estimation. However we are almost free for people from economically weaker section.

Major Awards which we won?

Dr. Pasupuleti Hanumantha Rao, M.D.(Ped), Ph.D.(Psychology),CPM & R (Bom), DN,FICP,FICA(USA), is an internationally-known specialist in Developmental Paediatrics, Rehabilitation Medicine & Psychology. His generous contribution to assist the unprivileged along with the society, Dr. Rao and his works has achieved accolades from different organizations like FICCI, FIAMS, IMA, and B.J. Modi Foundation etc. Apart from being honoured by these highly prestigious organizations, Dr. Rao also received awards like Gem of India (1993), Bharat Jyoti (1994), Man of Asia (1996), Best Citizen of India (1999) and many more. All the honors and awards achieved by Dr. Rao are detailed on this page.