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Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT) for Pediatric Developmental Disabilities

  • Hong Kong Jockey Club Shenzhen Society for Rehabilitation Yee Hong Heights (YHH) 2 Yantain Lu Yantain, Shenzhen China (map)
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Course Description: 

This 3 day course is designed to acquaint Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Pathologists and Special Education teachers working with children with special needs with an introduction to the NDT Approach. The information presented will address current NDT principles (Day 1 & 2) including beginning assessment/evaluation and problem-solving handling techniques in children with developmental delay (Day3) and Autistic Spectrum Disorder (Day3). Participants will be assisted in improving their knowledge and observational skills while problem solving using NDT techniques to improve function for their pediatric clients. 

Both didactic lecture and cases illustration will be presented throughout this course. In addition to didactic information, discussions will address current trends in the field of pediatrics. 


Learning Objectives: 

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to achieve a preliminary understanding of: 

  1. The required prerequisite sensory motor components and pattern of development in the first 12 months 

  2. Typical posture and movement pattern demonstrated by the children with abnormal tone 

  3. NDT concepts, principles of assessment and treatment 

  4. Neurobiology of movement disorders in DD and ASD 

  5. Typical motor development and the motor control issues in DD and ASD 

  6.  Introductory skills in hands-on facilitation of the movement patterns in the children with DD and ASD


Date & Time: July 1st-3rd, 2019 (Mon to Wed)
                                09:00-12:00 session 13:30-16:30

Language: English (Mandarin interpretation available)



Hong Kong Jockey Club Shenzhen Society for Rehabilitation
Yee Hong Heights (YHH)
2 Yantain Lu, Yantain, Shenzhen

Participants from Hong Kong, 
Mr. Gary Chen
HK Tel & Whatsapp:852-9416 7314
Tel of China Mobile/ Wechat :13823782432

Participants from Foreign countries, 
Ms. Jia Ying Tan
Tel.:86 13802269621
WhatsApp: +886909046015
Wechat: jiayingcaroline


Course Fee (including course notes))

Standard Fee Single:      HK $4,300
Early Bird (before January 31st 2019):    HK $3,400
Early Bird (before April 30th 2019):    HK $3,900


Hosted Organizations:

Sichuan Yang Kang Rehabilitation Recourse Center
Representative Office Sichuan Province ,
Hong Kong Society for Rehabilitation

SYNCroSI Home for Child Development 


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