dyslexia

Dyslexia and Other Labels

Dyslexia is one of the most common diagnoses for children with learning disabilities or problems.  However, the instances of this diagnosis have skyrocketed in recent years, and now it is one of the most common labels teachers, clinical psychologists and other educational professionals use. My concern as a behavioural optometrist is that no one actually…

Children Learning Disabilities and Vision Therapy

Children Learning Disabilities and Vision Therapy Vision Therapy can be a very effective tool for treating children learning disabilities, and it remains one of the most practical and easy to implement therapies available to help learning disabilities worldwide. Helping children with learning disabilities is a controversial and often confusing task because professionals working in the…