Welcome to RDIconnect

This is the online home of Relationship Development Intervention, offering programs, training, support, education, resources and community for families and individuals who face a wide range of developmental difficulties. Our programs are based on the latest research and help build:

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images Self-regulation              images Competence       images Stronger Relationships

images Flexibility                       images Adaptability        images Empathy Perspective

We offer a variety of resources and programs to help you on your journey, including:

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News & Blogs


ASD and Vantage Resistance

Research is bringing additional vocabulary to our understanding of what is happening in the brains of persons with ASD…

Communicating Effectively with Extended Family

This is the last in a series of holiday posts written by two RDI consultants-in-Training. As Christmas and other holidays approach, many of us know we will be spending extra time with relatives. When you have a child with ASD, this can mean excitement and sometimes...

We have been doing RDI with our son for about three years now and it has completely transformed him from a non-interactive, non-verbal toddler to an extremely interactive preschooler who shares his day with me in complete thoughts and sentences, makes friends, and excels in a typical preschool with no outside assistance. ” – K. Wood

RDI has changed my son’s world – he goes to a regular school, has friends and plays football in a class full of children from other schools and different ages, now we have to tell him to shut up, he amazes us every day… It is a long journey and I believe that there is light at the end of the tunnel and ours is getting brighter every day. – Dad to a delightful six-year old