Panel Three: Special Education Guidance and Career Counselor's Toolkit

Leader: George Washington University Graduate School of Education and Human Development, the HEATH Resource Center at the National Youth Transition Center.

Speakers: Dr. Juliana Taymans, Dr. Linda West, and Jessica Queener

Description: In 2006, the HEATH Resource Center at George Washington University developed the Guidance and Counselors’ Toolkit to assist education professionals in college and career counseling for high school students with disabilities. This training is divided into four sections: (1) Tools for Counseling Students with Disabilities, (2) Services and Strategies for Students with Disabilities, (3) College, Career and Other Post-secondary Options, and (4) Procedural Concerns for Successful Transitions.

Please RSVP to Michael Longaro at

Date: 12/05/2014

Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

Location: OSSE, 810 1st Street, NE, 8th Floor, Room 806

toolkit, disabilities, tools, strategies, transition