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What Support is Available?


Here at LIS we support students with a range of disabilities, learning differences, and other health and mental health conditions. We strongly encourage you to contact us at studentsupport@lis.ac.uk to discuss how we can help you get the best out of your learning.

 

Some conditions include:

 

Specific learning difficulties (SpLDs):

These include, but are not limited to dyslexia, dyspraxia, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

 

Mental health Conditions: These include, but are not limited to depression, anxiety, eating disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), bipolar affective disorder, personality disorders, or psychosis. Autism.

 

Sensory impairments These include, but are not limited to visual or hearing impairment, blindness, or deafness (with or without British Sign Language as a first or preferred language).

 

Mobility difficulties These include, but are not limited to paralysis, scoliosis, chronic pain, difficulty walking, or using a wheelchair.

 

Ongoing health Conditions These include, but are not limited to arthritis, epilepsy, diabetes, cystic fibrosis, narcolepsy, repetitive strain injury (RSI), cancer, HIV, hepatitis, multiple sclerosis, Crohn’s disease, chronic pain, lupus, or chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME).

 

Other disabilities and conditions If you have another disability, specific learning difference, health, or mental health condition, we strongly encourage you to contact us to talk about options for support.

 

Our disability policy can be found here