Published and Maintained by: Dr. James Williams, CRC, ACAS                  Last Updated-9/20/17
My thoughts on college for people with disabilities are included in these books...
College Success for Students with Learning Disabilities
By: Dr. Cynthia Simpson and Dr. Vicky Spencer
 
Going to College with Autism
By: Dr. Emily Rutherford, Dr. Jennifer Butcher, and Dr. Lori Hepburn
 


RESOURCE LIST...

·       US Federal Government Agencies

o   Social Security Administration

§  Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

o   United States Department of Labor

§  Office of Disability Employment Policy

o   US Federal Disability Services and Programs

·       TX State Government Agencies

o   Texas Workforce Solutions-Vocational Rehabilitation Services

o   Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services

o   Texas Medicaid Program

·       US/TX Non-Government Organizations

o   Asperger Syndrome Employment and Training Partnership

o   Autism Society of Texas

o   Texas Project First

o   The ARC of Texas

·       US/TX Resource Pages

o   Transition Matters (Created by Dr. James Williams, CRC, ACAS)

o   Autism Spectrum Coalition & Resources

o   Wrightslaw-Special Education Law and Advocacy

o   What Professors Can Do to Support Students with Autism

o   Questions to Ask Colleges About Assistive Technology

o   Integrated Self-Advocacy Curriculum

o   Life After High School Planning Guide from Ability Path

o   Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT)

o   Jump Start-Reality Check Interactive Career Tool

o   Thomas Iland-Self Advocate

·       US/TX Research/Clearinghouse Centers

o   Think College-College Options for People with Intellectual Disabilities

o   National Secondary Transition Technical Assistance Center

o   Transition Coalition

o   Post-Secondary Education Research Center- TransCen

o   National Center on Secondary Education and Transition

·       US/TX Resource Directories

o   National Autism Source Resource Directory by Autism Society of America

o   Texas Autism Resource Directory by Autism Society of Texas

o   Connections: Special Needs Directory by Carestarter

o   Texas Directory of Disability Community Services by Texas A&M

·       US/TX Service Providers

o   Bloom Consulting

o   Texas Tech University Burkhart Center CASE-College Program for Adults with ASD

o   Stokan, Jaggers, and Associates

o   Easter Seals: Disability Services

o   UCP: United Cerebral Palsy

o   College Living Experience

o   Independent Living Experience

o   The Next Step Prep

·       TX Disability Advocates/Attorneys

o   National ARD/IEP Advocates

o   Cuddy Law Firm

o   A Charmed Life Advocacy

o   Disability Rights Texas

     "Do not go where the path may lead, go where there is no path and leave a trail."- Ralph Waldo Emerson 

    The links on this web page are provided for educational use only. The websites are not authored by the creator of this site and he gives full credit to the authors and organizations that spend their time and resources creating these amazing tools. Enjoy!