In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, SSD provides accommodations for any student who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities. (http://adata.org/faq/what-definition-disability-under-ada).
Below are some examples of the types of diagnoses and conditions that can be considered disabilities. Click on any of the links below to learn more about these specific types of disabilities.
- Attention-Deficity/Hyperactivity Disorders (ADHD)
- Brain Injury
- Deaf & Hard of Hearing
- Learning Disabilities
- Medical Disabilities
- Physical Disabilities
- Psychological Disabilities
- Temporary Disabilities
- Visual Disabilities
To learn more about working with and supporting students with different types visit Working with Students with Disabilities.