AccessComputing is planning a research workshop in early 2021 for undergraduates with disabilities interested in computer science research. Students will participate in research explorations designed to inspire participants to consider research careers and meet mentors with disabilities. Interested? Visit https://www.washington.edu/accesscomputing/apply-research-focused-workshop-undergraduates-disabilities-computing-fields to learn more about this opportunity.
The beginning of a new school year is quickly approaching and has already begun for some! Staff at the Indiana Resource Center for Autism have published an article that can help parents get their students with autism ready to go back to school. The article offers suggestions and insight into what can be an extremely… Read more »
“Covering topics including PTSD, bipolar disorder, autism spectrum disorder, and many others, this accessible, ready-to-use reference explains how each disorder or difficulty might be exhibited in the classroom and offers straightforward suggestions for what to do (and what not to do). Using clear, jargon-free language, the book helps all educators—whether in inclusive classrooms, general education… Read more »
In December, the Indiana Resource Center for Autism will be sponsoring a workshop in four cities around the state on supporting student with mental health diagnoses. This workshop will be presented by Elizabeth Avery who has a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate and Tiffany Creager, a Licensed School Social… Read more »
This December, the Indiana Resource Center for Autism will be sponsoring a workshop entitled Recognizing the Signs and Supporting Students with Mental Health Diagnoses. This workshop will provide participants with information on how to detect a need for mental health support by evaluating both internal and external signs. Case studies will be examined to better understand… Read more »