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What is the definition or description of: difficulty reading?

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Dr. Michael Welsh
Clinical Psychology 19 years experience
Dyslexia: Dyslexia is a learning disorder characterized by difficulty reading due to problems identifying speech sounds and learning how they relate to letters and words. Also called specific reading disability, dyslexia is a common learning disability in children. *http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dyslexia/basics/definition/con-20021904

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What is the definition or description of: Reading difficulty?

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Reading difficulty: There are many forms of reading difficulty. A somewhat well-known one is dyslexia. In this form the reader mentally flips letters around thereby making reading difficult. Another reading difficulty is about comprehension. A person may be able to read words but not understand their meaning well. A reading specialist at a school district or college can diagnose and guide. Peace and good health

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