The "Other Disability" category includes all other verifiable disabilities and health related limitations that adversely affect educational performance but do not fall into any of the other categories.

Other Disabilities may include:

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders (ADD/ADHD)
  • Autism
  • Heart conditions
  • Tuberculosis
  • Nephritis
  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Hemophilia
  • Leukemia
  • Epilepsy
  • Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
  • Diabetes

"Other Disabilities" also includes conditions having limited strength, vitality, or alertness due to chronic or acute health problems. (examples are environmental disabilities)

Eligibility For Services

A disability in the "other disabilities" category must be verified by an appropriate licensed or certified professional or through documentation from a referring agency that obtains its verification from an appropriate licensed or certified professional.