6th December 2019


What is the name of a reading disorder?

Reading disorders occur when a person has trouble with any part of the reading process. Reading and language-based learning disabilities are commonly called dyslexia. These disorders are present from a young age and usually result from specific differences in the way the brain processes language.

Beside this, what are the types of reading disabilities?

Specific Learning Disabilities
  • Auditory Processing Disorder (APD)
  • Dyscalculia.
  • Dysgraphia.
  • Dyslexia.
  • Language Processing Disorder.
  • Non-Verbal Learning Disabilities.
  • Visual Perceptual/Visual Motor Deficit.
  • ADHD.

What is a reading comprehension disability?

A learning disability in reading comprehension affects the learner's ability to understand the meaning of words and passages. Students with a learning disability in reading comprehension may also struggle with basic reading skills such as decoding words, but comprehension is the greater weakness.

What are some signs of a learning disability?

Common signs that a person may have learning disabilities include the following:
  • Difficulty with reading and/or writing.
  • Problems with math skills.
  • Difficulty remembering.
  • Problems paying attention.
  • Trouble following directions.
  • Poor coordination.
  • Difficulty with concepts related to time.
  • Problems staying organized.
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