​​​​​​The mission of White Apple Institute (WAI) is to provide rehabilitation resources for Adult Students and Veterans with disabilities  and/or emotional challenges, for their success in higher education and the workforce.

The vision of White Apple Institute (WAI) is "to ensure that persons with Mental. Learning and Physical disabilities have equal access to educational and workforce opportunities and change the label of "dis-abled" to "differently-abled."

Ask Dr. Applewhite Radio Talk Show 

Host Dr. Danita Applewhite,(AKA "Professor Apple") and the staff of White Apple Institute discuss " down to earth", controversial  issues* and share successful stories from Adult Learners/Students, Veterans, and employees to encourage Listeners to "accept the challenge to change the perception of disabled to differently-abled! Since 2009, the show has accumulated over 75,000 Listeners worldwide and featured guests from the professions of education, vocational rehabilitation, mental health, healing, independent living, and human resources who support the overall vision and mission of White Apple Institute. 


White Apple Institute 



​Dr. Applewhite's Self-Rehabilitation Program has helped thousands of adults, including Veterans, with disabilities and emotional challenges
  • avoid drop out from higher education
  • ​avoid burn-out in employment
  • ​adapt to chronic pain* and disability
  • ​increase performance at school and work
  • improve attitude, communication, and self-advocacy skill​s

Your tax-deductible donation helps us provide resources to Adult Students, Veterans, and employees with disabilities accept the challenge to ​change the perception of "dis-abled" to "differently-abled"! ​


 Thank you for helping us continue

  • The Ask Dr. Applewhite (formerly Student2Teacher) Radio Talk Show 

  • Referrals - Counseling, advocacy, vocational rehabilitation, and Sponsors 

  • Crisis Stipends (