The Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development (GUCCHD) was established over four decades ago to improve the quality of life for all children and youth, especially those with, or at risk for, special needs and their families.

Located in the nation's capital, this exceptional center both directly serves vulnerable children and their families, as well as influences local, state, national and international programs and policy.


Early Intervention Certificate Program: Now accepting application for Fall 2015!

Early Childhood Intervention: The Power of Family

Learn more about the importance of early childhood intervention from world leaders in the field of early childhood development.
Dr. Toby Long
, Director of the GU Certificate in Early intervention in collaboration with Open Society Foundations discusses key factors related to the importance of early childhood intervention.