Understanding Dyslexia

The most common learning disorder

References & Links

 

Helpful Links

The following resources provide more information on dyslexia.

Mayo Clinic

KidsHealth

Dyslexia Canada

 

Research References

Alsobhi, A. Y., & Alyoubi, K. H. (2020). Learning Styles and Dyslexia Types – Understanding Their Relationship and its Benefits in Adaptive E-learning Systems. International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies, 14(15), 25-43. https://doi.org/10.3991/ijim.v14i15.16129


Cassidy chairs senate education hearing on dyslexia. (2016, May 11). Washington: Federal Information & News Dispatch, LLC. https://www-proquest-com.library.sheridanc.on.ca/other-sources/cassidy-chairs-senate-education-hearing-on/docview/1788299043/se-2?accountid=3455


Handler, S. M. (2016). Dyslexia: what you need to know: by being vigilant to signs of dyslexia, dispelling the myths, and coordinating care, pediatricians can help children with dyslexia enjoy success in school and in daily life. Contemporary Pediatrics, 33(8), 18+. https://link.gale.com/apps/doc/A461608286/AONE?u=ko_acd_shc&sid=summon&xid=57ded0af


Lam, J. H. Y., & Tong, S. X. (2021). Drawing a new picture: children with developmental dyslexia exhibit superior nonverbal creativity. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 116(104036), 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ridd.2021.104036


Logan, J. (2008). Analysis of the incidence of dyslexia in entrepreneurs and its implications [Paper presentation]. United States Association for small Business and Entrepreneurship, Boca Raton, FL, United States. https://www-proquest-com.library.sheridanc.on.ca/docview/192406288/89A29EFA30064025PQ/1?accountid=3455


Peterson, R. L., & Pennington, B. F. (2012). Developmental dyslexia. The Lancet, 379(9830), 1997-2007. http://dx.doi.org.library.sheridanc.on.ca/10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60198-6


Reimche, J. (2011). Something in common: the ability to think freely. Skipping Stones, 23(4), 9. https://link.gale.com/apps/doc/A267332892/ITOF?u=ko_acd_shc&sid=summon&xid=459a629d


Shaywitz, S. E. (1998). Dyslexia. The New England Journal of Medicine, 338(5), 307-312. https://www-proquest-com.library.sheridanc.on.ca/scholarly-journals/dyslexia/docview/223961167/se-2?accountid=3455


Snowling, M. J., & Hulme, C. (2011). Annual research review: The nature and classification of reading disorders – a commentary on proposals for DSM-5. The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 53(5), 593-607. https://doi-org.library.sheridanc.on.ca/10.1111/j.1469-7610.2011.02495.x


Thapar, A., & Cooper, M. (2016). Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The Lancet, 387(10024), 1240-1250. http://dx.doi.org.library.sheridanc.on.ca/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00238-X


Werth, R. (2019). What causes dyslexia? Identifying the causes and effective compensatory therapy. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 37(6), 591-608. https://doi-org.library.sheridanc.on.ca/10.3233/RNN-190939

 

Media References

https://dana.org/article/searching-for-effective-interventions-in-dyslexia/


https://blog.dyslexia.com/the-dyslexic-variation/


https://www.istockphoto.com/illustrations/learning-disability


https://healthcare.utah.edu/healthfeed/postings/2019/06/speech-therapy.php


https://alzheimersnewstoday.com/2019/10/25/early-diagnosis-symptoms-caregiving-role-reversal/


https://fordhaminstitute.org/national/commentary/expanding-important-national-conversation-about-reading


https://www.thoughtco.com/prereading-definition-1691529


https://www.judiciary.gov.sg/family


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