How Dyslexia Affects The Brain

By Morgan Kimball  How does the brain work differently in people with dyslexia compared to people without dyslexia? The brain is a very complex organ with many functions. Reading is also a complex process. Reading requires visual processing of symbols and the sound that relates to that symbol and fluently blending those sounds together. Also, Read more about How Dyslexia Affects The Brain[…]

Dyslexia, Stress, Anxiety. How Are They All Connected?

  By Morgan Kimball Stress is the feeling of being overwhelmed or unable to cope with pressure. Anxiety is a feeling of worry, nervousness, or uneasiness, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome. Anxiety is a state of worry about what might be, and stress is a reaction to what is. Read more about Dyslexia, Stress, Anxiety. How Are They All Connected?[…]

Dyslexia Minute: Common Warning Signs for Dyslexia in Children 5-7 Years Old

Hello! This week we are focusing on some of the most common warning signs for a kiddo between the ages of 5 and 7 years old. One of those common warning signs of dyslexia is left and right confusion, is the child still having this confusion at six or seven years old? Do they still Read more about Dyslexia Minute: Common Warning Signs for Dyslexia in Children 5-7 Years Old[…]

Dyslexia Minute: Common Warning Signs for Dyslexia in Children 3-5 Years Old

Hi There! It’s Kimberly Stevens here with Dyslexia Reading Connection and I am bringing you our second video for dyslexia awareness month and this week we are focusing on some of the most common warning signs for a preschool-aged kiddo, we are talking about children between 3 and 5 years old. There might be a Read more about Dyslexia Minute: Common Warning Signs for Dyslexia in Children 3-5 Years Old[…]

Dyslexia Awareness Month KickOff

Hi there, it’s Kimberly Stevens here from Dyslexia Reading Connection! October is dyslexia awareness month and we are creating weekly videos to provide you with information and answer some dyslexia related questions. Did you know that dyslexia is more than just flipping letters around and writing things backwards? There’s lots of myths out there about Read more about Dyslexia Awareness Month KickOff[…]

Dyslexia Minute: bdpq Confusion

Hi there, guys. It’s Kimberly Stevens here from Dyslexia Reading Connection, Inc. and I wanted to provide you with a Dyslexia Minute video this week. It focuses solely on one of the topics we previously discussed; b/d confusion. Individuals with dyslexia have left/right confusion. If you’re thinking about some of the letters of the alphabet, Read more about Dyslexia Minute: bdpq Confusion[…]

Dyslexia Minute: 9 Things Parents Should Do

Hi there, it’s Kimberly Stevens here from Dyslexia Reading Connection, and this week we are going to focus on 9 Things Parents Should Do and this video was inspired by Susan Barton.  1 – What can you do to learn as much as you possibly can about dyslexia? Become a case manager for your child, Read more about Dyslexia Minute: 9 Things Parents Should Do[…]