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Autism Success Story

Autism Success Story

The Lights Turned On

I worked with an autistic client who flew into California from out of state because his mom was so desperate to get him help.  He went from being afraid to call and order pizza, to being able finish his high school education, and continue onto college! His mother was in tears by the end of the program.

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Dyslexia Causes Problems with Words that Have No Visual Representation

Dyslexia Correction

 Problems with Words that Have No Visual Representation

People with dyslexia think in pictures, so when a word comes up that does not have a picture in their minds eye, they tend to have difficulty reading it.

 

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Basketball Player with Autism, Jason McElwain, Has The Game of His Life

Basketball Player with Autism, Jason McElwain, Has The Game of His Life

What an inspiring story about a high school student with autism. Are you facing challenges that you just don’t think you can overcome? This is really a heart-warming clip and will give you hope. Many times clients come to me at Dyslexia Correction Specialties with very little hope. I know what it feels like, and I know what it looks like. I love the idea that Jason McElwain’s community was behind him. You need a support system in this life to help with how challenging things can be at times. Tell me your story about how you overcame your struggles.

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Could an ADHD Nutrition Plan Help Kids With Dyslexia?

Can A Diet Change Help People With Dyslexia?

There has been a lot of talk about how a person’s diet could really improve one’s ability to focus and thus improve the disorientation symptoms that dyslexics experience.  My perspective on the diet is that it helps increase their threshold so that people with learning disabilities can handle more confusion and not disorient so often.  I think diet can be ONE of the pieces of the puzzle in helping to overcome a learning challenge.

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American Idol Contestant with Autistism Made the Top 25!

I have to admit that I love watching American Idol. It will be even more exciting this season because of James Durbin being autistic.  In my practice, I see clients with dyslexia and autism and they are generally VERY bright, gifted and some AMAZING with their artistic skills.

Below, you will find an article I found about him in case you haven’t heard of him.  I will be watching closely to see how he fairs.

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