NACD provides neurodevelopmental evaluations and individualized programs for children and adults, updated on a quarterly basis. As a family-centered organization, NACD stresses parent training and parent implementation of the program.
During its over thirty years of operation NACD's team of professionals has designed and supervised over 30,000 home-based developmental, therapeutic and educational programs for special needs, "normal" and accelerated children. NACD's programs are designed for the full range of needs, from the comatose to the gifted. NACD has worked with children with labels including, but not limited to ADD, ADHD, LD, Dyslexia, Developmental delay, Brain injured, Cerebral palsy, Down Syndrome, PDD and Autism.
NACD is an eclectic organization, gathering and utilizing the newest strategies that yield success and incorporating them into programs custom-designed for each client. Support is provided to families through video reviews, e-mail and telephone sessions. Through frequent contact with staff and other families, parents are well informed and well educated in relationship to their child’s progress. NACD chapters can be found across the United States. International services are provided through videotaping and phone conferences.