Tips for applying to college.
Abstract: Presenter shares three tips students with mental health challenges can put forth in helping choose a school that best fits their individual needs as well as make the college admissions process easier. Tips discussed include: (1) talk and prepare with trusted advisors; (2) have standardized test scores ready; and (3) use the "Common App", which can be used for multiple colleges. Run time: 3 minutes 42 seconds.
NARIC Accession Number: O20194. What's this?
Author(s): Payano, Gustavo.
Project Number: 90RT5031 (formerly H133B140040).
Publisher(s): The Learning and Working During the Transition to Adulthood Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, SPARC/Department of Psychiatry, UMMS 55 Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655; 508/856-8718.
Publication Year: 2015.
Descriptor Terms: AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, EDUCATION, EMPOWERMENT, INDEPENDENT LIVING, MENTAL HEALTH, MENTORING, PEER COUNSELING, POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION, PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITIES, SELF HELP, STUDENTS, UNIVERSITIES, YOUTH.