NILD is an international non-profit teacher training organization that builds competence and confidence for educators.


Learn how to unlock student potential through an individualized, therapeutic approach.

The goal of NILD Educational Therapy® is to help students develop tools of independent learning in the classroom and in life. Believing that all students can learn and that the brain is open to modification at all stages of development, we provide direct and focused educational treatment for cognitive systems that are weak and vulnerable.

Attend our research-based, graduate-level training courses to become an NILD Educational Therapist.

NILD is always seeking to train more therapists to meet the high demand for educational therapy in schools and private practices worldwide.

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It has been such an inspiration to me as a therapist, to see my pupil growing in confidence as his school work improves. He enjoys his therapy sessions and responds well to the various techniques we have done.

Ann Briscoe (NILD Educational Therapist, South Africa)

International Dyslexia Association (IDA)

The International Dyslexia Association (IDA) recognises the National Institute for Learning Development (NILD) for meeting IDA’s Knowledge and Practice Standards for Teachers of Reading.