Category Archives: Personal Stories and Testimonials

Creativity Combats School Burnout

The psychological term burnout has been around since the 1970s when it was coined to describe a kind of emotional exhaustion experienced by those in …

Face-to-Face with Lexercise

Jen Parra, Lexercise therapist and founder/owner/executive director of Multisensory Reading Center, says she had a “run-of-the-mill childhood.” Born and raised in the Denver area, she …

Meet the Therapist: Mindi Johanneman

  In this post, we’d like to share a story about gratitude and generosity. It’s a true story and the main character is teletherapist Mindi …

Dyslexia Series on NPR News: Part 2

A new NPR radio series, “Unlocking Dyslexia”, sheds some light on the most common learning disability in America that is still a mystery to most. …

Kids Supporting Kids with Dyslexia

Dyslexiaville’s first web series, The Super d! Show, created for and by kids with dyslexia and other learning differences is now available on YouTube. The …

AAP Changes Screen Time Recommendations

The American Academy of Pediatrics has lifted its recommended ban on screen time for children under 2 years of age. More importantly, they have researched …

Five Must-Read Books for Dyslexics and Their Parents

Everyone needs a role model who shares similar struggles, even if they are fictional characters. The following five books revolve around a dyslexic character who …

Famous Dyslexics: Sports

Dyslexics can often thrive on the court or field more than they do in the classroom. For students that fall behind in the classroom, sports …

Famous Dyslexics: Science

Dyslexia does not have to limit your accomplishments. Read the stories of three famous dyslexics who thrived in science despite their struggles… Ann Bancroft “My dyslexia …

A Dyslexic Perspective : Video

I sat down at my computer and opened my emails as I always do, except today I saw something different. A parent had contacted me …

Famous Dyslexics : An Inspirational Series

Dyslexia does not discriminate. The learning disability, which is a neurobiological language processing difference, can affect people of all genders, ages, and intelligence levels. Because …

Online Therapy from Paradise

One of the numerous advantages of online therapy is it’s versatility. Lexercise utilizes technology to make it possible for a trained professional to help children from any …