Welcome to the Infant Development Association of California!

We are a multidisciplinary organization of parents and professionals committed to ensuring optimal developmental outcomes for infants with special needs and their families.

IDA brings together professionals from the public and private sector to work collaboratively across disciplines to encourage Best Practices in the field of Early Intervention. Training opportunities energize early intervention professionals to promote the highest level of family focused service delivery.

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Northern California Regional Conference


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September 8-9, 2017
Marriott Sacramento/Rancho Cordova

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SAVE THESE 2018 CONFERENCE DATES!

Southern California Regional Conference
March 23-24, 2018 • Westin Hotel, Pasadena

Vivian Weinstein Leadership Day Conference
June 19, 2018 • The California Endowment, Los Angeles

Northern California Regional Conference
September 7-8, 2018 • Hyatt SFO, Burlingame

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This Weeks Conference Session Highlight

Routines Based Intervention and Coaching in Early Intervention 
Researchers and experts in the field of early intervention repeatedly find that most graduate programs fail to provide clinicians with knowledge and experience on best practice patterns for the provision of family-centered services as mandated by Part C of IDEA. Without these learning opportunities, many practitioners working in early intervention find themselves reliant on traditional, child-centered therapy practices. California is one of many states currently undergoing a Statewide Systematic Improvement Plan (SSIP) to improve outcomes for young children with special needs. Download (PDF) full description and speaker bio. 
Presenter: Stacey B. Landberg, M.S, CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist, Early Intervention Specialist, National Guest Speaker, and a Media Mentor