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Dyslexia: a Positive Perspective

Often there is a negative feeling about having dyslexia; because we concentrate on the disadvantages. Why not turn the situation around and harvest the positive aspects of having dyslexia. This would prevent a lot of frustration to the dyslectic and his surrounding. Here, you will gain a positive view and more understanding on how the dyslectic function.

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More information on "Understanding dyslexia".

The Positive Aspects of Having Dyslexia. The Dyslexic has a nice collection of capabilities, which are in fact advantages when used in the right context.

What is Dyslexia. Dyslexia is a specific learning disability, which hinders the learning of literacy skills.

Impression as an Observer. Why people are labeled?

What a Dyslectic Experiences?. I compared information I found on how dyslexics function and what they experience, with experiences of a few dyslexics I know and with my own experience.

Recognizing Dyslexia. Diagnosed or undiagnosed can make a big difference for the dyslexic, being diagnosed can prevent a lot of frustration for the dyslectic and his environment.

Pointers and Symptoms. Here you will find the pointers or symptoms of dyslexia. When you know these pointers you already have an indication if somebody has dyslexia or not. Especially when someone else in the family has similar difficulties or if dyslexia runs in the family.

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