Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology recognizes and values the diversity of backgrounds among its students, faculty and staff. Srishti believes in creating an inclusive and accessible learning, working and social environment, accommodating a broad spectrum of needs, interests and backgrounds, including persons with disabilities, with sensitivity, care and support.
At Srishti, we acknowledge that persons with learning, psychological, physiological or neurological concerns can realize their potential in college and in life. To this end, we endeavour to provide appropriate support and make learning and work accessible to the entire Srishti community.
The Wellness Team at Srishti includes learning and disability support consultants, experienced and professionally qualified counsellors, a qualified medical practitioner, and a nurse.
Who do we serve?
The entire Srishti community (students, faculty and staff)
What do we offer?
We offer support for a wide range of needs including:
How is it provided?
Consultations within Srishti are free and provided by:
Srishti community has a choice of a range of therapeutic options:
Confidentiality is guaranteed within legal and ethical guidelines.
Referrals to certified medical practitioners and/or specialists are recommended to assess physical health concerns, cognitive or attention needs, personality changes, neurological concerns, etc, as and when indicated.
Special needs/disability accommodations are provided where appropriate medical documentation has been submitted.
Disclosure of specific needs at the time of admission will ensure appropriate support and thus is strongly recommended.
The tutoring program that has been set up in Srishti assigns each student a Tutor. Tutors look after the academic and professional development aspects of their students' time in Srishti. This relationship can include providing advice on course selection, possible career aspirations and how to get there, professional documents, and portfolio or reflective log/journal development. Tutors monitor academic progress, and provide continuity across students’ academic career: to put in context the complete student experience. They are the primary source of information for all aspects of student support. Tutors can also refer students to specific wellness or learning support staff.
Tutor meetings are formal and regular with specific days of the calendar allotted for it. The minutes of each meeting is recorded in an online Tutee Information System so we can follow up if required.