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Dyslexia: real problem or fad?

Miłosz Jan Gołyszny
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Psychiatria 2021;18(1):47-56.

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Abstract

Developmental dyslexia is characterised by many problems with learning of reading and writing. Despite many studies,
there is still no clear answer what is causing these problems. Now, it is known, that dyslexia is conditioned by many
factors — syndrome of alterations in the central nervous system. The present paper aimed to review of the neuroscience
conceptualisations and results, that focused on the etiopathogenesis of dyslexia. Here showed results from dyslexia researches
in the relation of lateralization and dyslexia, including evolution of the theories from neurobiological researches.
Moreover, there are also discussed therapeutic methods and their importance in dyslexic children’s cognitive functions
stimulation. In this paper showed, that based on current data dyslexia should be regarded as an important health problem.
It is necessary, that ensure of the access to specialized diagnostic, as well as teacher’s, parent’s, psychologist’s,
physician’s education in the field of therapeutic possibilities and work with dyslexic children.

Abstract

Developmental dyslexia is characterised by many problems with learning of reading and writing. Despite many studies,
there is still no clear answer what is causing these problems. Now, it is known, that dyslexia is conditioned by many
factors — syndrome of alterations in the central nervous system. The present paper aimed to review of the neuroscience
conceptualisations and results, that focused on the etiopathogenesis of dyslexia. Here showed results from dyslexia researches
in the relation of lateralization and dyslexia, including evolution of the theories from neurobiological researches.
Moreover, there are also discussed therapeutic methods and their importance in dyslexic children’s cognitive functions
stimulation. In this paper showed, that based on current data dyslexia should be regarded as an important health problem.
It is necessary, that ensure of the access to specialized diagnostic, as well as teacher’s, parent’s, psychologist’s,
physician’s education in the field of therapeutic possibilities and work with dyslexic children.

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Keywords

developmental dyslexisa, neurobiology, dyslexia’s therapy

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Title

Dyslexia: real problem or fad?

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Psychiatria (Psychiatry)

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Vol 18, No 1 (2021)

Article type

Review paper

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47-56

Published online

2020-10-21

DOI

10.5603/PSYCH.a2020.0039

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Psychiatria 2021;18(1):47-56.

Keywords

developmental dyslexisa
neurobiology
dyslexia’s therapy

Authors

Miłosz Jan Gołyszny

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