The Peer Discussion Group (PDG) is an informative support group facilitated by a Disability Counselor that meets monthly for students with disabilities. Students will learn strategies to increase their academic success, form peer relationships in a safe and confidential forum, and discuss topics of interest. New attendees are always welcome and you may participate at your comfort level and availability.
Who can attend?
You may join if you have attended NSCC for more than two semesters. If so, please join us to meet your peers and share strategies, challenges, and successes!
Meet other students in a confidential and friendly atmosphere
Develop strategies to achieve your academic goals
Select topics based on your interests and needs
Attendance is free and optional
PSG discussion topics will include how to:
Develop self-advocacy skills and learn your rights as a student
Identify your academic strengths and learn goal planning
Develop organization and time management skills
When and how to disclose your disability
Use your accommodations effectively
Balance schoolwork with other responsibilities
Identify and learn stress management skills
LW116 in the Accessibility Services Office in Lynn
Lucy Bayard, Accessibility Services Counselor
Phone: 978-762-4000 x6226
To receive reminder emails about meetings or to suggest topics of interest, please email email@example.com and write "PDG" in the subject line.