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)
- Language Processing Disorder.
- Non-Verbal Learning Disabilities.
- Visual Perceptual/Visual Motor Deficit.
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.