The term mental retardation is considered a negative term by many disability advocates. Many prefer to use the term mental disability, intellectual disability, cognitive disability, or developmental disability rather than referring to mental
Mild: Approximately eighty-five percent of children with mental retardation fall into this range and are further classified as being educable.
Moderate: children in this range are described as being trainable. Ten percent of children with mental retardation fall in to this group.
Severe: five percent of children with mental retardation fall in to this group children with this level of mental retardation are unlikely to be able to learn to read and to write.
Profound: less than one-percent of children with mental retardation are in this group.
Unfortunately in Afghanistan additional of other health and medical service limitation, still we don’t have any special center for supporting of MR children in lower and higher step.
Tabish organization has proud by dedicating once small center for basic skill and rehabilitation for Mild and Moderate type of children, the result is positive and the children getting well, for further information regarding this center activity please contact us via email, or you can have visit from Tabish center.