Learning Disorder Basics

Evaluation and Support

The first step to getting the right diagnosis is a thorough evaluation.

Dyslexia

Kids with dyslexia have trouble reading, writing and spelling.

Dyscalculia

Children with dyscalculia struggle with math.

Non-Verbal Learning Disorder

Kids with non-verbal learning disorder have difficulty picking up patterns and concepts.

Dyspraxia or Developmental Coordination Disorder

Children with dyspraxia appear clumsy and uncoordinated compared to other kids their age.

Auditory Processing Disorder

Kids with auditory processing disorder have trouble taking in information that they hear.

Speech Sound Disorder

Kids with speech sound disorder have no problem understanding language, but they have trouble making the sounds they need to speak.

Language Disorder

Kids with language disorder struggle to both learn and speak language.

Intellectual Development Disorder

Children with intellectual development disorder have trouble with skills like reasoning and learning.