Learning Disability Specialist

Learning Disability Specialist
Contact:  Karen Talbot
Phone: (510) 464-3563
Location:  E-251A 
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9AM to 4PM; Friday, 9AM to 12PM


For Students:

Assessment services are offered at Laney College to students who may have a learning disability.  To arrange for an assessment, contact Karen Talbot, the Learning Disability Specialist.  Students can take the following course for assessment: “Learning Resources: 295 Diagnostic Learning.”

For Instructors:  

Instructors who have students who are eligible for test accommodations at DSPS (checked with an asterisk on the Academic Accommodation Authorization Letter) should contact Karen Talbot at (510) 464-3563.  Email:  ktalbot@peralta.edu.     

Here are some videos on teaching students with learning challenges.