According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke (NINDS), approximately 8 to 10% of children in the U.S. have a learning disorder. Learning Disorders, also referred to as Learning Disabilities, can impact a person’s reading, writing, and mathematic skills. If the statements below apply to you, an assessment may help you to learn more about your learning strengths, and provide recommendations to improve these skills.
Reading Disorder (Dyslexia)
Struggles to read aloud fluently (omits or mispronounces words)
Limited reading comprehension, trouble understand material he/she has read
Lacks phonetic awareness, understanding the relationship between letters and their sounds
Poor spelling abilities
Writing Disorder (Dysgraphia)
Trouble expressing thoughts through writing
Poor penmanship or messy handwriting
Struggles with spatial planning (words, or letters widely spaced apart, or too close)
Underdeveloped grammar and spelling skills
Difficulty organizing thoughts fluidly in written work
Mathematics Disorder (Dyscalculia)
Poor mathematical reasoning skills
Challenges in grasping mathematic facts
Limited mathematic fluency
Difficulty solving mathematic word problems
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