Clinic Information

Our South Dakota Leadership Education Excellence in Caring for Children with Neurodevelopmental and Related Disorders (LEND) Clinic works to improve the health of infants and children with neurodevelopmental and related disabilities. The LEND Clinic conducts a free half-day developmental clinic for families who are interested in gathering more information on how to support their child’s strengths and address their weaknesses and health care needs.

Clinic Goals

The South Dakota LEND Developmental Clinic is available to anyone with concerns about their child’s development. The clinic provides free evaluation services to parents and professionals to improve the health of children with neurodevelopmental and related disabilities.

Clinic Services

The South Dakota LEND Developmental Clinic provides a free interdisciplinary evaluation to children who are between six months and five years old who may have a developmental concern. The evaluation is offered once a month at the USD Sanford School of Medicine Health Science Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Referrals Procedures

Referrals may be made for children ages six months to five years of age who may have a developmental concern. An intake packet will be sent out after a referral is received and the referred individual will be scheduled for an evaluation once the necessary paperwork is returned.

Clinic Forms

The following forms are required for a request of clinic services. Download the forms below and complete them by typing in the boxes. Print, sign and return the completed forms to our office.