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

BECOME A PROFESSIONALLY CERTIFIED EDUCATIONAL THERAPIST

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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VIEW THE UPCOMING DATES AND VENUES AVAILABLE

NILD Educational Therapy

NILD Educational Therapy:
Level 1

Online: 4 Feb 2019-3 Mar 2019 + 

1 week residency 25-30 March 2019 (Cape Town or Gauteng)

NILD Educational Therapy:
Level 2

Course 1: 8 October 2018 – 4 November 2018 + 

1 week residency 10-14 December 2018 (KZN)

Course 2: Online: 4 Feb 2019-3 Mar 2019 + 

1 week residency 25-29 March 2019 (Cape Town)

NILD Educational Therapy:
Level 3

Online: 4 Feb 2019-3 Mar 2019 + 

1 week residency 25-29 March 2019 (KZN South Coast)

 

Other Courses

Rx for Discovery Math                                   29-30 September 2018 (KZN South Coast)
Rx for Discovery Reading                              TBC
Search and Teach Training                           1-5 October 2018 (Durbanville, Cape Town)

 

BECOME A MEMBER OF NILD (FOR THERAPISTS)

We would love you to join our NILD community and offer some great benefits.

  • Paid-up members will be listed on the website (as Active, Non-active or Associate).
  • Students will be referred to them.
  • They will be allowed to attend Workshops, Mini-conferences and Area Support Groups.
  • They will receive communication from the PST regarding NILD-SA.
  • They will have access to libraries of CD’s, DVD’s and books. Copies of CD’s and DVD’s for each centre will be made available, and the Therapists can loan these at a cost of R10 per item. Each Area Support Group would run this facility like a book club.
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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.

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