Category Archives: Dysgraphia

July 2, 2018 in Dysgraphia

Understanding dysgraphia: reading the research

In today’s tap-and-click culture, where even toddlers seem to be device-savvy, how important is handwriting? Very, if recent research is any indication. Learning is complicated. …

What Your Pediatrician Says About Vision Therapy

Pediatricians Caution Parents Not to Waste Money on Vision Therapy Beginning about 5 years ago pediatricians started cautioning parents of kids with reading disorders to …

Top 10 School Frustrations for Dyslexics

Here are the top 10 school frustrations we hear from families with dyslexic children. Have you experienced these frustrations with your struggling reader? If so, …

Dyslexia and Dysgraphia: Same or Different?

What is Dyslexia?  The International Dyslexia Association and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) define dyslexia as “a specific learning disability that is neurobiological in …

June 15, 2015 in Dysgraphia

What is Dysgraphia?

Does your child have bad handwriting? It could be caused by a larger underlying problem: dysgraphia. Problems with developmental skills are often difficult to identify. …

January 13, 2014 in Dysgraphia

Chancery Script for Dyslexics and Dysgraphics

Children with dyslexia typically struggle with writing–certainly with the spelling component but also sometimes with handwriting. When learning to write, children must juggle of lot …

November 30, 2012 in Dysgraphia

Dyslexia and Dysgraphia: What’s the Connection?

Dysgraphia is a language-literacy disability that can be diagnosed and treated. A Greek term that means, literally, difficulty (dys) writing (graph), dysgraphia pertains mainly to …