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Learning Disabilities

About.com Learning Disabilities. Includes: types of learning disabilities, how they are identified and diagnosed, education options, medications, types of assistance available, and support. 

Invisible Disability Center Support for individuals with learning disabilities.

Childhood Learning Disabilities Different types of childhood learning disabilities, causes, diagnostics, treatment, and coping methods for families.

LD OnLine  An interactive guide to learning disabilities for parents, teachers, and children. Includes: Articles, Research, Chat, Newsletter, Resources, Children's Area, Personal Stories, and More.

National Youth Network Information for parents about Learning Disabilities.

The Resource Room Resources in reading, spelling, math, and comprehension for people of all ages with learning disabilities. Also discusses Home Schooling.

Tips for Getting LD Students Ready for College Fact Sheet.

Learning Disabilities Online Articles on Learning Disabilities.

Solving the Puzzle of Learning Disorders By Sharon L. Wenger, M.Ed.

Learning Disabilities California  Many Links.

Lesson 08 Accommodations for Students with Disabilities.

 

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Dyslexia

Bright Solutions for Dyslexia Description, definitions, symptoms, myths, positive aspects, self-esteem building, types of testing, teaching methods, statistics, research, and more.

Dyslexia Fact Sheet.

Neuroscience for Kids - Dyslexia Dyslexia: Information, facts, and references.

Dyslexia Nessy Information about Dyslexia for Children. Includes: Famous Dyslexics, Learning/Teaching System with Cartoons, Games, and Resources.

Teens Health: Understanding Dyslexia Fact Sheet.

Dyslexia Parents Resource Resources, Research, Discussion Board, Support, IEPs, Symptoms, Hints, and More.

LD Resources Computers Can Help Dyslexia Children.

Dyslexic Children Language Deficits in Dyslexic Children.

 

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Nonverbal Learning Disability

NLD Online News, Resources, Advocacy, Chat, Information "Packet", and More.

NLD on the Web Fact Sheet, Parent Support, Advocacy, as well as Articles you may Download.

Just Learning Links Over 50 Links to Home Pages, Information Sites, Books, and Journals.

The LDA-Gram Article:Nonverbal Learning Disorders.

NLD Margaret J. Kay, Ed.D. Psychologist (PA.) Fact Sheet and Links.

 

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Auditory Processing Disorder

CAPD: From the Heart of a Mother Information for parents about Central Auditory Processing Disorder. Includes: Links, Support, Organizations, and Personal Stories.  

Auditory Processing Disorder Facts Fact Sheet.

Central Auditory Processing Disorders A guide for Parents and Professionals.

Tell Me About Facts: Central Auditory Processing Disorder.

National Coalition on Auditory Processing Disorders Assists individuals affected by Auditory Processing Disorders. Offers: Information, Advocacy, Support, and More.

Center for Central Auditory Research Information about CAPD, auditory nervous system function, characteristics, testing, management, and references.

Archives of the CAPD Mailing List Index for mailing list archive (for non-professionals).

 

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Dyscalculia

Dyscalculia Fact Sheet. "...a lesser-known learning disability that affects math calculations".

Dyscalculia.org Information and Resources.

The Dyscalculia Site  Assessment for dyscalculia.

Dyslexia and Dyscalculia Two different issues or part of the same problem? 

Dyscalculia "What it is and what it isn't..."

Math Learning Disabilities Dyscalculia: Resources and Links.

WEBsite for educationalists and psychologists Web pages containing dyscalculia.

 

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Apraxia of Speech

Childhood Apraxia of Speech General Information for Parents.

Apraxia-Kids Articles by speech-language pathologists, an e-mail discussion list, message board, newsletter, resources, book suggestions, and more. 

Kids Talk Back Support of parents with children who are apraxic. 

Apraxia Compares the difference between Aquired Apraxia and Developmental Apraxia.

Children's Speech Sound Disorders FAQs

 

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