Other Helpful Resources

  • For information about Pervasive Developmental Disorder-Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS) and how to recognize and treat PPD-NOS, see the Autism Speaks website.
  • For tips on how to succeed and excel in college with a disability, check out the College Survival Skills website.
  • For information about campus life, preparing for college, or what your college strengths might be, visit the Going to College website.
  • The Brain Injury Alliance Iowa aims for prevention, advocacy, education, research, and support of brain injuries. Check out their website for more information.
  • Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) is the national resource for ADHD. CHADD has information, community support forums, and even information about training events. See their site for more information.
  • Tips for managing ADHD in school and at work can be found on ADDitude Magazine's website.
  • The College Autism Spectrum provides college level support and training for those involved with the autism spectrum community.
  • AHEAD is the premiere professional association committed to full participation of persons with disabilities in post-secondary education. See information for parents and students.
  • See the financial aid and scholarship guide for students with disabilities to find ways to make college more affordable.