Network for Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD)

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About the network

The network for Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD) is an international network focused on physiotherapists working with patients with intellectual and developmental disability.

The aims of this network are to:

  • facilitate communication about health issues and management of people with intellectual and developmental disability or cognitive impairment
  • encourage exchange of information and ideas about best practices in health and wellness management for this population
  • foster collaborative research
  • provide support to countries/territories regarding initiatives and policy for people with intellectual and developmental disability
  • develop literacy appropriate educational materials for this population
  • increase awareness of worldwide issues in intellectual and developmental disability.

Contact details

  • telephone +1 406 370 4563