Transitioning to College and Career


Transitioning to College for ADHD and LD Students

The Jed Foundation, Set to Go Program (for all students):

LD Advisory: Helping Students with Disabilities Successfully Transition to College:

The Coalition to Prevent ADHD Medication Misuse:  

Ready for Take Off: Preparing Your Teen with ADHD or LD for College - by Theresa Laurie Maitland, PhD and Patricia Quinn, MD: for purchase at Amazon

Good to Go (to college) - Life Skills Your Teen Needs - by Marissa Kantor in ADDitude Magazine

College Prep Programs for Teens with Special Needs

Curry College:

Landmark College:

Colorado Mountain College:


Occupations Search

O*NET OnLine - Search different careers and requirements:

My Next Move - Take a profile test that matches your interest and abilities to particular careers:

MAPP Career Test - An assessment that gives you a narrative report talking about what sorts of tasks you like best, how you like to perform them, and how you deal with people, data, etc and shows you what types of jobs you might like:

CareerOneStop - Career exploration, assessments, training, majors and colleges, job searches: