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Alvin V. Baird Attention and Learning Disabilities Center

Our Mission

The mission of the Alvin V. Baird Attention and Learning Disabilities Center is to develop and promote evidence-based early interventions for children with attention and learning challenges, while educating families, teachers, students, and professionals about best practices for their assessment and treatment.

Attention and learning factors are present across a range of developmental and psychological disorders, which are the focus of activities at the Baird Attention and Learning Disabilities Center. These include Neurodevelopmental Disorders such as Autism Spectrum Disorder, Developmental Delay, and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; and Disruptive Disorders such as Oppositional Defiance.

Contact Us

Alvin V. Baird Attention and Learning Disabilities Center

  • James Madison University
  • Campbell Building
  • 755 MLK Jr. Way
  • Harrisonburg, VA, 22801
  • MSC 9013
  • 540-568-7931
PHOTO: Alvin and Nancy Baird

Meet the Bairds

Meet the couple behind the creation of the Alvin V. Baird Center and learn more about their life story.