Learning Disabilities (LD) Support

Innovative Approaches for Students Who Learn Differently

Thames Academy is located at Mitchell College, which has earned its reputation for providing a transforming educational experience in a caring and supportive learning environment. Mitchell’s renowned academic support programs include the nationally recognized Bentsen Learning Center for students with documented learning disabilities and/or ADHD.

Executive Functioning

Getting organized, staying focused

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Thames places special emphasis on helping your child better understand academic time management, organization, and priorities.


These skills are crucial to the development of a student who is preparing for college.

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Assistive Technology

Tools to enhance learning

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Technology offers many ways for students with learning disabilities to enhance the value they gain from educational.


It doesn’t make the course content easier, just more manageable.

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Disability Student Services (DSS)

Ensuring equal access

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With the right services and supports, students with disabilities can maximize their engagement in their learning and living community.

The DSS Office is the resource that helps make it happen.

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Useful Links for Parents

Ideas and tips from outside sources.

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You may find answers to questions you have now, and perhaps ones you haven’t even thought about yet, by investigating these resources.

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