Colorado recognizes the following disability categories:
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Significant Support Needs
Hearing Impairment, Including Deafness
Infant/Toddler with a Disability
Other Health Impaired (OHI)
Serious Emotional Disability
Specific Learning Disabilities
Speech or Language Impairment
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Visual Impairment, Including Blindness
Colorado Department of Education resources listed below.
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Autism Spectrum Disorder Modules 1-4
Autism Internet Modules- The Autism Internet Modules were developed to make comprehensive, up-to-date, and usable information on autism accessible and applicable to educators, other professionals, and families who support individuals with autism spectrum disorders.
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) - ABA is a scientifically validated approach to understanding behavior and how it is affected by the environment. It uses techniques and principles to bring about meaningful and positive change in behavior.
Poudre School District and Integrated Services do not endorse any of the listed providers, curricula, or products. Families are encouraged to seek information or programs that meet the needs of their family.