In this video Dr Sadaqat Ali speaks about Autism. Dr Sadaqat Ali is a renowned addiction psychiatrist and project director of Willing Ways Pakistan 

In this video Dr Sadaqat Ali talks about the autism and its symptoms. Dr Sadaqat Ali starts with indicating that never use the term autistic as it comes under the head of labeling rather saying that the child has autism is an appropriate alternative. This is because one with autism has extra ordinary skills that others don’t have and vice versa. Hence each child with autism has unique skills and abilities which are exhibited accordingly how we help them explore themselves. Many of these have exceptional abilities in visual skills, listening skills, academic and intellectual skills. This disorder can be associated with intellectual disability, difficulties in motor coordination, difficulty in concentration and physical health issues. We have five senses excluding the sense of balance and position. If someone has any issue in these senses known as Sensory Integration Dysfunction than parents should take notice of this at their earliest. This in actual is a larger spectrum where the senses are either active or passive and getting to know where exactly is the problem is of utmost importance. Later in the video Dr Sadaqat Ali talks about Autism spectrum and Autistic Disorder which means self diagnosing your child’s issue with the help of a doctor or a counselor  You can also watch this video of Dr Sadaqat Ali for further learning Grief Recovery & Generation Gap

Dr. Sadaqat Ali , a graduate from Dow Medical College, Karachi is a renowned professional in the field of addiction psychiatry. He has a background of getting trained at “HAZELDEN” and “Vital Smarts”, USA. Dr. Sadaqat Ali is the Project Director of Willing Ways Pakistan, and Sadaqat Clinic (pvt.) Limited. He is a sought after speaker who promotes new scientific solutions for persistent and profound problems. Dr. Sadaqat’s name was included in the international Who’s Who directory of professionals which was the first ever distinction of any Pakistani doctor. The print and electronic media have interviewed him extensively. He appears frequently on national TV channels expressing his views on drug addiction, alcoholism, compulsive gambling, suicide prevention and home runaways. He loves to train people on how to intervene if a family member indulges in self-destructive behaviors. He is running a number of national facilities. Willing ways for outdoor and Sadaqat Clinic for indoor treatment of addiction and alcoholism.

Willing Ways Pakistan is an accredited center of excellence in the field of drug treatment and counseling. We have a history, while we started our operations in 1979 when Pakistan was suddenly hard hit by heroin epidemic. We bravely took the responsibility of making public aware that addiction is very much treatable at any stage and today we stand proud being the trusted leaders in the field of addiction treatment. We have our clientele not only in Pakistan but across the borders as well including UK, USA, Middle East and Europe.

At Willing Ways Pakistan the clients are treated scientifically – the secret of our long lasting standing in the field of addiction and counseling. We keep our team and our program up to date with the latest advancements while helping our clients through extensive, specialized and client centered treatment program. These programs are not only patient focused but an extensive work is done with family through what we call counseling for change. The major purpose of this program is to bring peace and serenity in the lives of those who have been suffering in silence, because of a family member’s addictive behavior. We equip families with a set of vital behaviors to produce results.

The programs are uniquely tailored to meet the needs of the patient which eventually help them reach their ultimate goal of a serene life. Our organization comprises of a highly competent team that holds striking credentials and is not only well trained but also carries extensive know – how. We are a unique team of clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, Addiction counselors and Medical specialists involved in research and education, and who collaborate with each other within the institute to ensure our clients receive the best possible care.

We are leading the battle to conquer the disease in all of its forms through cutting-edge research and innovative approaches. Our mission is to prevent, treat and manage addiction for a world free of this illness and its complications.