ERIC Number: ED368092
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Facts about Dyslexia.
National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.
This brochure presents current knowledge and theories regarding the causes and treatment of dyslexia. Psychological, biological and educational factors thought to contribute to dyslexia are outlined, as are common approaches to treatment and long-term prospects for individuals with dyslexia. Efforts by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to support research into causes and treatment of dyslexia are also described. Five other sources of information are listed. (PB)
Descriptors: Disability Identification, Dyslexia, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Etiology, Intervention, Student Characteristics, Symptoms (Individual Disorders), Teaching Methods
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Mail Stop: SSOP, Washington, DC 20402-9328 (free).
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.
Note: For an earlier version, see ED 274 123.