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Home › Forums › How Professionals Can Help With Dyslexia › Professionals who might help a child with dyslexia This topic contains 1 reply, has 2 voices, and was last updated by  Barry Lee 11 months, 2 weeks ago. Author Posts January 4, 2018 at 8:00 am #1982 adminKeymaster There a number of professionals who …

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    There a number of professionals who might help a child with dyslexia—both in and out of school. They focus on different things: instruction, intervention, school supports and services, counseling and diagnosis. There are no medications or medical treatments for dyslexia.

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    There are specific teaching methods to help kids with dyslexia. You may have heard about an approach called Orton–Gillingham (OG). It was the first to use instruction that is highly structured, sequential and multisensory. A number of research-based reading programs are based on OG. This type of instruction is known as multisensory structured language education (MSLE). Experts often consider MSLE the gold standard for teaching kids with dyslexia to read.

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