Learning Disorders


Learning disorders include several areas of functioning, and the sufferer will have difficulty to learning as quickly or in the same way as someone who is not affected by a learning disorder. People with a learning disorder have trouble performing specific types of skills or completing tasks if left to figure things out by themselves or if taught in conventional ways. Types of learning disorders include reading disorder (dyslexia), mathematics disorder (dyscalculia), writing disorder (dysgraphia) and nonverbal learning disorder (NVLD).