OAS Support Program

OAS Support Program

This program is aimed at assisting OAS-registered students with transitioning and adjusting to the environment within a college setting.  The program is student-driven and sessions are focused on academic and/or social skills based on the needs of the student.  Students are able to work on a wide range of topics, including, but not limited to:

  • Adjusting to College
  • Time Management
  • Organization
  • Procrastination
  • Test Anxiety
  • Study Skills
  • Note-Taking Skills
  • Stress Management
  • Healthy Habits
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Understanding Non-Verbal Communication
  • Making Friends
  • Recognizing Social Cues
  • Making Small Talk
  • Joining Groups
  • Entering Conversations
  • Social Outings
  • Knowledge of Campus Resources

Students are able to sign-up for individual sessions with OAS Coaches who will assist in academic and social skill development.  The OAS Coaches of this program may consist of undergraduate Psychology students/interns, graduate practicum students, OAS student workers, and OAS volunteers who are trained and supervised throughout the semester.

Please Note: Sessions are available based on OAS Coaches availability.  It is the students’ responsibility to book appointments as needed.

Program Expectations

Participants in the OAS Support Program are expected to arrive to their appointments on time. Students should call the OAS at (860) 465-0189 if they anticipate being late or missing an OAS Support Program appointment. Students may also email the OAS staff at: AccessAbility@easternct.edu.

If you are unable to make your appointment, please notify the OAS at least 24 hours prior to your schedule appointment time.

If students miss three (3) OAS Support Program appointments without contacting the OAS staff, the OAS staff will make the appointment available for another student. All participants are asked to sign the following agreement: OAS Support Program Consent Form

Book your appointment:  CLICK HERE

Link expanded: https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/OASSupportProgram@myeasternct.onmicrosoft.com/bookings/

OAS Support Program Coach Schedules:

Miriam

Monday 8:00am-12:00pm

Wednesday 8:00-12:30pm

Friday 8:00am-11:30am

Nicole

Tuesday 9:00am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:45pm

Sandra

Thursday 9:00am-12:00pm and 12:30pm-3:30pm

Kayleigh

Monday 11:30am-3:30pm

Wednesday 11:30am-1:00pm

Thursday 8:00am-10:30am and 3:30pm-5:00pm

Friday 11:30am-1:30pm

Cassie

Monday 1:00pm-5:00pm

Wednesday 1:00pm-2:00pm and 2:30pm-5:00pm

Friday 1:00pm-5:00pm