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Symptoms
 
 
These are common symptoms for learning-related vision disorders:
 
  • slow reader / difficulty reading
  • points with finger while reading
  • poor comprehension
  • poor handwriting
  • homework takes longer than it should
  • short attention span, restless, unable to stay on task
  • appears "lazy" or umotivated
  • shows symptoms similar to ADD / ADHD
  • avoids close work
  • holds book too closely
  • covers an eye to read
  • complains of blurry or double print
  • loses place, omits or confuses small words while reading
  • rubs eyes, squints or blinks excessively
  • smart in everything but school
  • has an Individual Education Plan (IEP)
  • substitutes words while reading or copying
  • difficulty remembering what was read
  • headache after doing close work
  • confuses right with left directions repeatedly
  • fatigue, frustration, stress
  • unusual posture / head tilt while reading or writing
  • speech / language therapy
  • has repeated a grade
  • words run together when reading
  • skips / repeats lines when reading
  • misaligns digits / columns of numbers
  • letter reversals past the 1st grade
  • difficulty copying from the board
  • clumsy, knocks things over
  • low self-esteem
  • performing below potential
  • labeled as dyslexic or learning disabled
 
 
These are all treatable symptoms in our vision therapy program! If you think your child has a vision related learning disorder call today to schedule an evaluation and consultation!
 
 
 
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