With more than 700 AT services and trainings annually, WIHD’s Assistive Technology program changes lives every day.
WIHD is the caring and comprehensive medical home for over 6,500 individuals with developmental disabilities.
WIHD's Child Welfare facilities get a makeover.
Monday, 24th April, 2017
WIHD will be open for business as usual.
Areas of Focus
The University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) addresses the needs of the community through professional education programs, technical assistance, research, and dissemination of information. We provide health and human services to children and adults. MORE
Programs and Services
Westchester Institute for Human Development (WIHD) is a leader in the areas of disability and human development. WIHD addresses major social and health issues by developing and delivering medical, clinical and support services to individuals, their families and caregivers. MORE
Leadership and Continuing Education
Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) is an interdisciplinary leadership training program, funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the federal government at 43 universities around the country. MORE
Research and evaluation activities at the Westchester Institute for Human Development include basic and applied research, evaluation, and the analysis of public policy related to individuals with developmental disabilities or vulnerable children, and their families. CLICK HERE FOR RESEARCH INFORMATION
Michelle Ballan, PhD of Stony Brook University provided a presentation on “Interpersonal Violence and Disability” to the WIHD LEND trainees on Thursday, March 2nd. Dr. Ballan’s research, teaching and service are dedicated to individuals with [...]
The New York Medical College (NYMC) American Academy for Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) student chapter volunteered at the 2017 Special Olympics Winter State Games at the Stewart Air National Guard Base in Poughkeepsie, NY. [...]
WIHD is currently accepting applications for the Behavioral Psychology/Applied Behavior Analysis/Developmental Disabilities track for the 2017-2018 year, which will begin in September 2017. For more information, please visit: http://www.wihd.org/psychology-training/ and view the flyer by clicking here.
The 8th Annual Hispanic Parents Leadership Conference on Special Education will take place on Thursday, March 9, 2017 9:30am-2:00pm at Manhattanville College’s Reid Castle. The keynote speaker will be Angelica Infante Green, Deputy Commissioner of [...]