Feedback from People Who Have Experienced the Difference
What Some Experts Say About IDA-2:
T. Berry Brazelton M.D.
"I would hope that all assessments for early intervention in the first few years would follow the procedures of the IDA."
Gilbert Foley Ed.D.
"I have found IDA an indispensable framework for simultaneously teaching infant development and infant assessment to graduate students from across the infant/family serving professions. IDA is “an essential” in your professional toolkit for assessment, intervention planning and professional preparation."
Lois Davis Ph.D.
"The IDA-2 philosophical and theoretical foundations are a solid base for developmental assessment best practice.”
What Parents Say About IDA-2:
What Providers Say About IDA-2:
What Learners Say About IDA-2 Training:
"The IDA Training Course presented a wealth of knowledge in an easy to
digest format. The information, theory and practical application is exceptional."
"The presentation was excellent. I appreciate the knowledge of the instructor as well as the excellent examples. case illustration, and the video child assessment scoring option."
"Knowledgeable and engaged instructor with good teaching skills. This was an excellent experience and I learned a lot
that will be of immediate use in my work with young children and their families".
“I have been in the early intervention field for a very long time and have seen many testing measures over the years. The IDA is the best that I have seen for overall development; the training showed us how to incorporate our clinical expertise while providing a more structured way to view a child's development within the family and health contexts".