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Significant statistics:
  • Up to 40 percent of adults getting treatment for substance abuse issues have a learning disability. (National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University)
  • Poor readers are three times more likely to consider or attempt suicide and six times more likely to dropout of school. (Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. “Reading Disabilities Put Students At Risk For Suicidal Thoughts)
  • 80% of prison inmates in Texas are functionally illiterate. 48% have dyslexia. (Prevalence of Dyslexia Among Texas Prison Inmates. Moody KC, et al Tex Med 2000.)

Dyslexia Handbook for Teachers (click on the link)

Understood – Strategies for Teachers (click on the link)

Dyslexia Awareness Module (click on the link)