Institute of Child Development (ICD) is a trusted name in the field of Child Development and Childhood Disability. It is the brainchild of a group of Professionals working with children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Neuromuscular Diseases. It is the only Pediatric Habilitation Centre in Delhi, India which works exclusively for High Risks Infants, Children with Brain Injury, Delayed Milestones and Developmental Disabilities. The specialized developmental pediatric Centre works as out patient Department and provides holistic Management.
The organization has three different projects to cater the need of children with delayed milestones or childhood disabilities. Children in the age group of 0-18 years are the regular beneficiaries. The three programs are as:
Early Intervention Program
Age Group: 0-6 years
The Early Intervention Program has been divided into two streams
- Children who does not attend any school
- Children who attend schools
Potential Achievement Program
Age Group: 6-13 years
Under this Program we encourage every child to attend school to attain functional literacy. If a severely affected child is unable to attend any regular school we encourage parents to go for Home Schooling
Adulthood Transient Program
Age Group: 13-18 years
Under this program, the children continue to attend school and attend our facility for Remedial Education and maintenance therapy
ICD has been following the Eclectic Approach in the form of Combination Therapy which is popularly known as C-therapy. C-therapy is the amalgamation of the world best result oriented treatment systems. The component of the program varies according to the need of the specific child. Generally the program consists of standard therapy, experimental therapy and exploratory therapy.The organization has been well known for its genuine guidance and quality services. The ongoing results have enabled the organization to become world leader in the field of childhood disability. ICD is considered the premier centre for treatments like Botox therapy, Intra –thecal baclofen therapy, Advance Orthopedic Surgeries, Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), Stem cell therapy and Laser Acupuncture.