Learning disabilities is a lifelong condition, affecting the lives
of hundreds of thousands of children and adults across our country.
Fortunately, with understanding, support and appropriate interventions,
children with learning disabilities can become successful students
Here you will find resources to help understand the complex nature
of learning disabilities, their various forms and characteristics
plus ways to help at home and at school.
Learning Disabilities: Signs, Symptoms and Strategies
The term “Learning Disabilities is a “umbrella”
term describing a number of other, more specific learning disabilities.
This article offers the signs and symptoms of each plus strategies
to use at school and at home. Full article
Types of Learning Disabilities
A thorough review of the specific types of processing problems that
result in learning disabilities. Full article
Symptoms of Learning Disabilities
An overview of the diverse set of characteristics which affect development
and achievement in people with learning disabilities. Full
Is Your Child’s Learning Disability the Only Problem?
You know that you or your child has Learning Disabilities (LD). You need to know that about 50 percent of people with LD will also have one or more related disorders. There is a “continuum of neurologically-based disorders” that are frequently found together. It is important that all problems be recognized so that all can be addressed. Full article