Equipping For Life

One Student at a Time

What is NILD Educational Therapy?

NILD Canada is a non-profit organization dedicated to training educators to work with children and adults with learning disabilities through an individualized program of educational therapy. NILD Educational Therapy® stimulates areas of weakness through individualized and intensive intervention.

Learning Disabilities

Every human brain is created with a unique pattern of strengths and weaknesses. A learning disability is an area of weakness that significantly hinders our ability to receive, process and respond to information.

1 in 10 Canadians Has a Learning Disability

NILD Canada trains therapists, supports schools and offers hope to parents, in order to build the competence and confidence of students with learning challenges.

Schools

We help you meet the needs of your students, parents, and staff.

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Parents

We connect you to NILD trained Educational Therapists.

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Educators

We provide accredited training to become an NILD Educational Therapist.

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Equipping Students One Step at a Time

Latest Blog Posts

  • I Am Not the Same Teacher that I Used to Be

    Enjoy today’s guest post by one of our therapists, Kelly Cooper-Galessiere. NILD Canada’s Search & Teach Program It was purely by accident that I first heard about NILD Canada and the Search and Teach program. I was working as a resource teacher at a Montessori-based elementary school when a friend casually mentioned that she’d heard […]

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  • Tutoring? Educational Therapy? What’s the difference?

    Enjoy today’s guest post by one of our therapists, Lindsey Koppert. I have always been passionate about helping struggling learners. As a former classroom teacher and tutor, I was always frustrated that I couldn’t really help the students who needed my help the most. No matter how much extra time I spent tutoring them, they […]

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  • Interview with Lorri Wilke | Rx for Discovery Writing Instructor

    NILD Canada is eager to welcome Lorri Wilke, an instructor from NILD U.S., for our first Canadian Rx for Discovery Writing Course. This course will be offered the day before our Annual Conference begins.  Listen in to our interview with Lorri about her experience as a therapist and as an English teacher. Interview with Lorri […]

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