Dyslexia is a specific reading disorder that affects a persons ability for learning that is unrelated to their intelligence. The symptoms vary from person to person and no 2 people will have the same set of strengths and weaknesses. Undiagnosed dyslexia can be responsible for life long low self esteem, underemployment.
It is more common for dyslexia to be picked up at an early age now but there are many adults who remain undiagnosed. The symptoms can present themselves differently at different developmental stages but these are some of the things to look out for in children of school age:
If you are concerned that your child has dyslexia you can contact us to discuss how a specialist assessment can diagnose the disorder.
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