Dyslexia –Talents, Tears, and Solutions

Jill Stowell Classroom, Development, Dyslexia, General Information, Homeschool, Homework, IEP, Learning Disability, Reading, School, Spelling, Writing

A friend at church was catching me up on her grown sons.  As she talked about the incredible mechanical abilities of one of her sons, who can completely take apart car and motorcycle engines and easily reconstruct them, I thought, “He must be dyslexic.” Certainly not every person with strong mechanical abilities is dyslexic, but there is something really special …

Clinical Openings for our Chino and Irvine Centers!

Jill Stowell ADD, ADHD, Anxiety, Attention, Auditory Processing, Classroom, Comprehension, Core Learning Skills, Development, Dyslexia, Executive Function, General Information, Homeschool, Homework, IEP, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Processing Speed, Reading, School, Sensory Processing, Social Skills, Spelling, Sports, Technology, Writing

We are looking for quick learners who love kids, love working with people, and who want to make a real difference for students who struggle.  We may be looking for YOU! Clinical Openings for our Chino and Irvine centers:  Clinicians needed to provide specialized one-to-one instruction for students with dyslexia and other learning and attention challenges. Permanent part-time position with …

Is the Reading Doctor in the House?

Jill Stowell Auditory Processing, Classroom, Development, Dyslexia, General Information, Homework, IEP, Learning Disability, Reading, School, Spelling

It brought tears to my eyes when the parent of an 8-year-old girl shared what her daughter said to her as they left for school: “Can you find me a doctor who can tell me why I can’t read?” Like so many other dyslexic students, this young girl is bright, creative, and suffering.  She is smart enough to recognize that …