Resources for New Professionals

From “Navigating the Field as a New Disability Resource Professional”  AHEAD webinar by Katy Washington, April 18th 2023

"Navigating the Field as a New Disability Resource Professional” Webinar recording and resources:


Legal resources:

AHEAD trainings and webinar recordings:

  •          AHEAD Start, October 2023
  •          Foundational webinar recordings:

o   Individualized Interactive Accommodation and Fundamental Alteration Determinations: Law, Implementation, and Policy

o   The Student Interview and the Interactive Process: Practical Guidance

o   Would This Be a Fundamental Alteration? Practical Guidance For Working with Students and Faculty  


Document guides on accommodation determinations:


Research resources:


Disability in Higher Education Career sites:


AHEAD support resources:


Joining AHEAD Communities (formerly called listservs):

  •          Go to the AHEAD Communities web page (you must be signed in as a member—if you don’t know how, contact
  •          All of the Communities are listed there—click the blue “Join” button next to any you like
  •          The primary Community is called “AHEAD Members.”
  •          If you have questions on how to use these ‘Communities’, there is an online guide



  • Visit the AHEAD Bookstore to browse our Foundations in Disability Resources monograph series

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