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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yes: . . . When the reading problem interferes with academic achievement or daily activities that require reading skills.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
31 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: There are 2 types: basic reading problems occur when there is difficulty understanding the relationship between sounds, letters and words. Reading com ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chavez
37 years experience Clinical Psychology
Talk to the boss: Talk to your supervisor. Perhaps accommodations can be made such as allowing a little extra time or affording you tasks that may not directly require ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristen Stuppy
25 years experience Pediatrics
Never heard of it: I have never heard of ord, but i suppose like any other compulsion, if reading interferes with other healthy activities, it could be problematic. Of c ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Reading Disorder: There are many types of reading disorders. Dyslexia is a common one where letters can be reversed in the mind of the reader. Another one is an inabi ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
44 years experience Family Medicine
Reading disorders: There are none that are very reliable, but some that are suggestive are: making letter or number reversals when writing (this can be normal if only te ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nancy Liebler
29 years experience Critical Care
Not necessarily!: It all depends on what story you are reading. If i were to read a dense story i could perhaps understand the words, but not the comprehend the subj ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chavez
37 years experience Clinical Psychology
Stress & Reading: A reading disorder is categorically a specific deficit that would exist even without stress. However, high levels of stress interfere with concentrati ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
31 years experience Pediatrics
Aka Dyslexia Rx: Every person with a reading disorder requires a different strategy. Individual education plan should be created for each child with the condition.The ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andres R Villar
40 years experience Pediatrics
Get help: A proper psychoeducational assessment by a clinical psychologist is the first step.

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