Equipping For Life

One Student at a Time

What is NILD Educational Therapy?

NILD Canada is a non-profit organization that strives to train and equip parents, educators and therapists to support students that learn differently through courses, workshops, seminars and webinars.

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.


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



We connect you to NILD trained Educational Therapists.



We provide accredited training to become an NILD Educational Therapist.


Equipping Students One Step at a Time


  1. Rx 4 Math

    February 13 - February 22
  2. Rx 4 Math II

    April 23 @ 8:30 AM - April 24 @ 5:00 PM
  3. Search & Teach Workshop

    April 23 @ 8:30 AM - April 24 @ 5:00 PM
  4. NILD Canada Annual Conference 2020 | Ancaster, ON

    April 25
  5. Rx for Reading

    May 13 - May 23

Latest Blog Posts

  • How NILD Educational Therapy Helps Dyslexia

    Dyslexia affects 1 in 10 people. Do you or a loved one have dyslexia? Statistics show that 1 in 10 people suffer with dyslexia. Those are very high odds. What is life like when you struggle to read every day? As an NILD Educational Therapist, I already knew that our therapy program was beneficial for […]

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  • 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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