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Summer’s Coming! Time to get READING!

Do you have a student struggling with learning to read? Has your child been diagnosed with dyslexia? Does the school say your student is behind in reading but is reluctant to do testing or provide a specific program? WE CAN HELP! We provide diagnostic assessment as well as individual and group reading programs to develop and hone every child’s […]

Not All Dyslexia Is The Same

Many parents call me with concerns about their child’s reading. My first question to them is always, “Is the problem comprehension or decoding the words on the page?” Reading problems come in both forms and certainly overlap and intermingle. When most people talk about dyslexia though, they are talking about decoding the words on the […]

Males/Females with dyslexia have different patterns in brain MRIs

One of my RSLC parents shared this with me today: http://health.usnews.com/health-news/news/articles/2013/05/13/brain-anatomy-in-dyslexics-varies-by-gender-study-finds MRI studies have really improved our understanding of how the brain functions and what areas are involved in a whole variety of skills. The technology is increasingly demonstrating (maybe proving?) that males and females “think” differently. Just as it is changing how physicians treat […]