Rules & Guidelines
Welcome to the NDSA!
To ensure that the NDSA is a safe and welcoming environment, several, we ask that you adhere to and follow the Rules and Guidelines set in place.
Rules and Guidelines
Bullying of any kind is NOT tolerated
Any and all concerns should be brought to the attention of the NDSA Board
Gossiping is considered a form of bullying
2. No discussion of Suicide
We are not equipped to advise suicidal individuals
Any and all suicidal individuals are welcome to reach out for help, where they will be directed to the appropriate channel(s).
3. Respect for Boundaries
The NDSA is not a replacement for a Psychologist or Therapist, we ask that organized events and the group chat are not utilized as such.
Personal Space of members is important, please respect someone’s stated needs
4. Safety and Concerns
Contact the NDSA Board’s Safety Officer/Person regarding any issues of safety and/or concern
5. Conflict Resolution
The Board aims to resolve what conflicts it can internally, we retain the right to consult external representation and/or VU officials if deemed necessary.
The NDSA understands that differing neurotypes have different needs, therefore, we ask that you communicate to us how we can help accommodate those needs.