About Us
About Us

Personal attention from a highly experienced professional

Parents and professionals involved with children with developmental disabilities can benefit from the IDEA Training Center.

We are so thankful that we heard about your wonderful program and hope other children will benefit from this as our son did.”

-Susan, parent

Sally Brockett is the program director and is one of the foremost Berard AIT experts in the world. Sally learned the Berard method of AIT directly from Dr. Berard and continues to work closely with him to maintain program standards and excellence. Sally personally works with each individual and their family while providing AIT consultation and training

The result is professional experience, personal attention, and long-term commitment that will help you be successful.

Training and certification that you can depend on

A former Teacher of the Year, Sally Brocket is a certified International Instructor of Berard AIT and is certified for Irlen Syndrome screening.

Her qualifications include Connecticut Professional Educator certification with a Master’s degree in Handicapped Preschool Education, Comprehensive Special Education certification, and a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education.

Her memberships and affiliations include:

  • Society for Auditory Intervention Techniques, President
  • Autism Society of Connecticut, Board of Directors
  • Development Disabilities Resources, Board Member
  • Autism Society of America
  • Council for Exceptional Children, Connecticut Division for Early Childhood
  • Connecticut Association for Children with Learning Disabilities

Contributing Author to the Official Autism 101 Manual

Sally is a contributing author to “The Official Autism 101 Manual” edited by Karen Simmons, founder and CEO of Autism Today. This is the most comprehensive book on autism published today. The book presents contributions from 45 of the world’s leading experts on autism and offers current, relevant and easy to understand information for those interested in autism spectrum disorders. The book is available through Amazon.com. For more information, visit "The Official Autism 101 Manual".

Services and consultation

The IDEA Training Center provides the most dependable Berard AIT training and consultation and Irlen Screening available. We also conduct Berard AIT Instructor Seminars for qualified professionals and speak at conferences, schools, and seminars.

To discuss your situation with us more specifically, use our contact form or call us directly at (203) 234-7401.