Dyslexia Testing

Having a formal diagnosis of your child’s learning disability is a must if you want to ensure your child has access to all the educational considerations that are available to them. As parents this is an important part of ensuring your child is provided with the best possible opportunity to...
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Can Dyslexia Be Cured?

This article was provided courtesy of Prof. John Stein and the Dyslexia Research Trust Can Dyslexia Be Cured? It makes no sense to talk of ‘cure’ when dyslexia is not a disease. Dyslexics simply have different brains that find reading difficult, just as some of us find piano playing difficult....
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My Dyslexic Child

The day you were bord I marvelled at how perfect you were. You had 10 toes, 10 fingers, deep indigo eyes, a round button nose and the miracle is……. you were part of me....
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FAQ – 1

A Question From A Parent Question Our young son has been diagnosed with ‘Dyslexia’ and is struggling at school. The hardest thing we are having trouble with is his constant ‘getting in trouble’ at school for bad behaviour and lying constantly. Is this also part of the dyslexic behaviour? We...
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Specialised schools for children with dyslexia – USA

Specialised schools for children with dyslexia – USA The Charles Armstrong School         Belmont, California www.charlesarmstrong.org   The Park Century School                  Los Angeles, California www.parkcenturyschool.org   The Summit School                            Los Angeles, California www.thesummitschool.org   The Prentice School                          Santa Ana,...
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The Dyslexia Assessment

Why you need to know if your child has a learning disability or not It seems to be a general worldwide trend that there is a reluctance to label children with a specific learning disability and most parents will have their own view on this. The outcome of this reluctance to...
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Does Dyslexia Exist?

Well to truly understand what dyslexia is, it’s best to start with the ongoing research of an expert…..Sally Shaywitz MD Who is Sally Shaywitz and what does her work on brain imaging show us? Sally Shaywitz MD, is a world-renowned leading expert on the study of dyslexia. She is a...
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About Dyslexia

This article was provided courtesy of Prof. John Stein and the Dyslexia Research Trust Do I have Dyslexia? About Dyslexia What are the symptoms of Dyslexia? Difficulty learning to read despite normal intelligence, adequate teaching, and parental support. Family history of similar problems. Commoner in males. Childhood ‘milestones’ (crawling, walking,...
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What causes Dyslexia?

This article was provided courtesy of Prof. John Stein and the Dyslexia Research Trust  About Dyslexia What causes Dyslexia? There is no single ’cause’ of developmental dyslexia. The way in which dyslexia affects people differs from individual to individual, as do the reasons for the specific difficulties experienced. Children learn language...
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