ERIC Number: EJ543047
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
The Americans with Disabilities Act, Students with Disabilities, and the Role of the Academic Advisor.
Jarrow, Jane E.
NACADA Journal, v16 n2 p6-10 Fall 1996
Presents both advice and cautions for the academic advisor working with college students with disabilities, in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Includes specific discussion of the dangers of stereotyping people or professions and a reminder to view this population as students, with disabilities secondary to student status, and to avoid overprotection and paternalism. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990