” “" I've had my bad vision since 12 years old and had been reliant on corrective lenses for 11 years until I had my Lasik Surgery.Enid Weiner, MSW, Ed D I coordinate the Psychiatric Dis/Abilities Program at York University in Toronto. This message will not appear on the live site, but only within the editor.The Yext Knowledge Tags are successfully installed and will be added to the website. This message will not appear on the live site, but only within the editor.This program provides assistance to students with psychiatric disabilities,1 in the areas of academics, social support (e.g., one-on-one, groups, peer mentoring), advocacy and self-advocacy.Over the past 18 years, I’ve seen an enormous change in the number of students with various psychiatric disabilities who are attending and succeeding in post-secondary education.Besides, how much trouble could one small spider possibly be?I have gotten into trouble before with such thinking.
However, no matter the academic level, students with psychiatric disabilities benefit from extra support.
Their academic performance often mirrors this pattern.