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Speech Therapy For Dyslexia

Walker's Tiny Talkers Specializes In Pediatric Speech Therapy for Dyslexia

Dyslexia is a disorder that involves difficulty in learning to read or interpret words, letters, and other symbols, but that do not affect general intelligence.


Symptoms include: 

  • Difficulty with decoding skills

  • Accurate word recognition

  • Poor spelling  

  • Difficulty with reading comprehension.


Speech Therapy Methods: 

  • Multi-sensory approach that includes the use of visual, auditory, and tactile cues.

  • Instruction focuses on teaching sound symbol relationships, ability to read and recall sounds, decoding skills, encoding skills, segmenting, and blending syllables.

  • Instruction progresses from teaching individual sounds to syllables, words with increasing length, sentences and questions to advanced sentence structures.