The diagnosis of dyslexia can be overwhelming for a family. Your child is frustrated from working hard to read, write, and spell, but not achieving success. Classmates and siblings may be exceling, which only adds to the frustration. The dyslexia diagnosis can be a relief, but what does it mean? What happens next? What is an Orton-Gillingham method? It is important for families to have accurate information to understand the diagnosis and intervention process. An informed parent is an empowered parent.
Mary H. Yarus has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationships to disclose.
M.Ed., Licensed Dyslexia Therapist, Certified Academic Language Therapist, Structured Literacy Dyslexia Therapist,
Vice President, Parent Support and Adult Literacy,
Neuhaus Education Center
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