Apply to LEND

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Applying to the LEND Program

REQUIREMENTS
Demonstrated interest in working with children with disabilities and their families meeting one or more of these criteria:

  • Currently enrolled in a master’s program in one of the LEND disciplines at an affiliated university
  • A self-advocate
  • A family member of a child or adult with a disability who also has a master’s degree or is in the process of earning one
  • Accepted to complete a pre-doctoral internship or a post-doctoral fellowship at WIHD
  • Able to participate in person from 8:45 AM to 5 PM on Thursdays from early September to early May (except for the usual academic holidays) at WIHD in Valhalla, NY

APPLYING TO LEND

  • Request Two Recommendations:
    LEND recommendation forms-RECOMMENDATION FORM (PDF) must be completed and submitted by two references chosen by the applicant.  Applicants must complete the top portion of the recommendation form and send to the people who will serve as references.  Please note that the completed recommendation forms should be submitted by the reference directly to the LEND office at WIHDLEND@wihd.org. Recommendation forms should not be submitted by applicants.
  • Other application materials should be submitted by applicant to: WIHDLend@WIHD.org
  • Family Specialist LEND applicants should follow these instructions for completing the application: APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR FAMILY SPECIALISTS (PDF)

If you would like more information about the LEND training program, please contact: 914-493-8175 or WIHDLend@WIHD.org

Adobe Reader XI is required to save completed LEND Application and Recommendation Forms, and is available free at http://get.adobe.com/reader/

FORMER LEND TRAINEES

If your contact information has changed, please email the change to jreck@WIHD.org