Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) and Studies

Students with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) often need extra support and guidance to successfully complete their course of study. We offer a tailor-made format.

Guidance A student with ASD receives personal participation assistance
Topics- Planning and structure
- Communication / cooperation with fellow students and teaching staff
- Study skills
- Provisions and facilities
Aim (pro-active)- Reduce study barriers
- Foster a successful study career
AppointmentsMax. 30 mins per week, September until June
Personal contribution€ 100.00 per academic year
Preconditions- An official ASDs diagnosis  
- Support worker from or contact at GGZ (mental health service)

Contact

Questions/ AplicationMail SCHIB@vu.nl and/or make an intake appointment. If you like, you can take along your parent(s) and/or support worker to the discussion, which is preferably arranged in the months prior to starting your course (May- June).
InformationIn the blackboardcommunity (unfortunately in Dutch as yet) information can be found about relevant areas for students with ASDs, such as activities, study issues, accommodation and (future) employment.
Arieke DuijzerArieke Duijzer
Advisor “Studying with a disability”
Coordinator ASDs