Monthly Archives: January 2011

How can professionals tell if someone has Aspergers?

Aspergers is sometimes difficult to diagnose as it can present with many other disorders such as:

 * Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder • Depressive Disorder • Dysthymia Disorder • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder • Seizure Disorder/Epilepsy • Sensory Integration Dysfunction • Tourette’s Syndrome The diagnosis is usually done by a Psychiatrist and is a very comprehensive assessment that involves looking at the history, behaviours, an interview with the parents, a psychological assessment and recommendations. If you would like more information, please click on the link below. http://www.myaspergerschild.com/2011/01/how-aspergers-is-diagnosed.html

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How does the brain ‘see’ words?

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When learning to read, the brain has to learn to flip the words so that they appear right side up.