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This 18 minute video describes how to accommodate post-secondary students whose disabilities are not readily apparent, also called invisible disabilities. The entire video is available online, click on the "Web Links" tab above to watch it now.

Invisible Disabilities are certain kinds of disabilities that are not immediately apparent to others. It is estimated that 10% of people in the U.S. have a medical condition which could be considered a type of invisible disability.

Some examples of invisible disabilities include:

Asperger Syndrome
Bipolar disorder
Brain injuries
Psychiatric disabilities
Rheumatoid arthritis

Information taken from:
http://videos.disabled-world.com/video/163/invisible-disabilities-postsecondary-education and

Read more: http://www.disabled-world.com/disability/types/invisible/#ixzz1QEKD5HND
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This web site is maintained by the Research and Training Center on Community Living with support from the National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services, the Human Services Research Institute and the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. E-mail weste050@umn.edu.
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