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Self Determination

Know Your Disability (from 411 Disability Disclosure Workbook)
  
Rights and Responsibilities Under the Law (from 411 Disability   Disclosure Workbook)

Disability Disclosure
The 411 on Disability Disclosure: A Workbook for Youth with Disabilities
This workbook helps youth to learn about disability disclosure and what it means for them. The ultimate goal is for youth to make an informed choice about disclosing your disability. Remember, this decision may change based on the particular person, situation or setting, and need for accommodations.  The workbook introduces numerous examples of other young people struggling with the question of “to disclose” or “not to disclose.”

Cyber Disclosure for Youth with Disabilities
This document is a supplement to The 411 on Disability Disclosure for Youth with Disabilities. Search sites such as Google, social networking site like Facebook, and microblogging sites like Twitter have added a new element to disclosure. Now it is possible to disclose your disability on the internet without even being aware of it. The goal of this document is to provide you with suggestions about how to make an informed decision about your own disability disclosure and to manage your disclosure on line.

The 411 on Disability Disclosure: A Workbook for Families, Educators, Youth Service Professionals, and Adults Who Care About Youth with Disabilities
This adult-focused workbook is a companion publication to The 411 on Disability Disclosure: A Workbook for Youth with Disabilities. It is written for adults who support youth with disabilities and introduces numerous examples of young people struggling with the question of "to disclose" or "not to disclose." This workbook offers information and practice opportunities you can use to learn how to support youth in disclosing more effectively. 
 
Requesting a Reasonable Accommodation (Includes a sample accommodation request letter)

Checklist of Desired Interpersonal Skills

Contact Us

 

Terri Wert
Transition Services at Harper
425 E. 18th Street C-8
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Phone 949-515-5343
 twert@nmusd.us

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