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Spaced Out Practice, Not Spaced-Out Kids!

You’ve probably heard this advice about studying for an exam: Don’t cram. Study a little every day. And get enough sleep!   But reading and …

Creativity and Dyslexia

Dyslexics struggle with reading, writing, and spelling but they often excel in other areas. Many dyslexics gravitate towards to arts and prove to be very …

November 10, 2016 in Dyslexia Facts, Uncategorized

Changes to Federal Disability Law

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has issued a final rule to amend its Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regulations in order to incorporate the …

October 31, 2016 in Uncategorized

AAP Changes Screen Time Recommendations

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

June 27, 2016 in Blog-Posts, Uncategorized

The History of Orton-Gillingham

Their areas of expertise fit like puzzle pieces from the same box, aligned perfectly to create a teaching method that would stand the test of …

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 …

The Limits of Reading Accommodations

Why This Meme Shouldn’t Bother You: One day, a bit more than a month after we’d started therapy, I noticed that one of my clients …

Do More Boys Than Girls Have Learning Disabilities?

A recently published study examined identification of students with learning disabilities in Florida schools. The authors were exploring why more boys than girls are identified …

January 23, 2015 in Uncategorized

Happy National Handwriting Day!

When I was in school, I hated handwriting practice.  Being left handed, the way the teacher explained things never made sense.  However, I persevered and …

December 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

Press Release: Lowcountry Therapy Center presents new Dyslexia Center and Teletherapy Partnership with Lexercise

Lowcountry Therapy Center, a privately owned practice in Bluffton S.C. providing pediatric speech, feeding, occupational, and physical therapy, will be expanding to provide education therapy, including …

December 2, 2013 in Uncategorized

Do You Have Anything In Common with Steven Spielberg?

Steven Spielberg is a household name, an Academy Award winner for Best Director of multiple films, a box office record breaker time after time, and …

November 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

Announcing our first two Teletherapy Clinician Partners, Jessi and Miki!

We are excited to announce our first two Teletherapy Plan partners, Jessi Dolnik and her practice, Lowcountry Dyslexia Center in SC and Miki Huber of …