Do I have Dyslexia?

By Zahavit Paz It’s actually quite difficult to tell if someone suffers from dyslexia since the symptoms of the disorder can be confusing. To make matters worse, no two dyslexics manifest the exact same symptoms of the disorder. As a general rule, a physician should be consulted if you suspect that you or someone you…

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The History of Dyslexia

In general, researchers have been studying learning difficulties since the 17th century. Researchers originally thought that dyslexic people had some form of brain or nerve damage. In fact, during the late 1920 s, Dr. Samuel Torrey Orton redefined dyslexia as “cross- lateralization of the brain”. This meant that the left side of the brain was…

2nd Annual Dyslexia Awareness Day at the New York State Capitol! April 4, 2017

NY Dyslexia Awareness Day 2017 at The Capitol by Assembly Member Jo Anne Simon and Senator Martin J. Golden Meet New Yorkers from across the state who care about Dyslexia! Hear from expert speakers and a panel of consumers. Connect with organizations who can provide help and resources. Visit with legislators and share your experiences…