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Wyoming Institute for Disabilities |Think College Wyoming

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Think College Wyoming
Dept 4298, 1000 E University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 221-1780
Toll Free: 1-888-989-9463
TeleType: 1-800-908-7011
Fax: (307) 766-2763

Inclusive individual support model  

The inclusive individual support model (Hart, Grigal, Sax, Martinez, & Will, 2006) provides students with individualized services to facilitate access to and participation in college courses. There is no program base on campus because the students participate in the campus community – just like any other college student. The focus is on establishing a student-identified future vision and career goal that directs the course of study and employment experiences.

A graphic of the inclusive support model

Guiding principles

  • Individual student vision sets direction & controls decision making
  • Occurs in settings that reflect natural proportion
  • No special programs or specially designed classes
  • Supports are individualized
  • Interagency collaboration is essential to effectiveness

Individualized Supports include

  • Assistance with planning and organizing
  • Liaison to college professors, administration, and staff
  • Educational coaching & tutoring
  • Employment related coaching & supports
  • Social and recreational supports
  • Networking and technology
  • Development of natural support


  1. Create Student Vision & Goals
  2. Develop Flexible Services & Supports
  3. Assist Student to Access College
  4. Implement Ongoing Services & Supports
  5. Evaluate Outcomes

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