Accommodations and Stigma in College

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May 5, 2015

“What are accommodations? Do I need them?” These are questions frequently asked here at OPI by our young adult participants. Part of helping students transition back into a successful life is educating them on the opportunities available to them. Often they have experienced failures at previous schools, attributing to their depression and sense of hopelessness. There is good news: There

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Accommodations for Disabilities: College Edition

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September 25, 2014

Here at OPI, one of the main goals of the education department is to help our college students create a relationship with their respective school’s disabilities office to ensure they are receiving proper accommodations for their diagnosed learning and psychiatric disabilities. Our students come to OPI with a variety of psychiatric diagnoses, such as depression, borderline personality disorder, and anxiety

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