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I Think My Child Has a Learning Disability...Now What?
Do you think your child has a learning disability? Learn about the first steps you should take if you are a parent of a child who is struggling in school, and get the basics at LD.org: http://www.ncld...
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How Do I Request an Evaluation?
Description: Laura Kaloi, Public Policy Director at the National Center for Learning Disabilities, explains how to request an evaluation under the Individualized with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)...
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What Is a 504 Plan?
Laura Kaloi, Public Policy Director at the National Center for Learning Disabilities, explains what a 504 Plan is and how to become eligible for one. She also provides tips on how to develop your chil...
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What Is an IEP?
Laura Kaloi, Public Policy Director at the National Center for Learning Disabilities, explains the ins and outs of Individualized Education Programs (IEPs), including who develops them and how to put ...
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What Is AD/HD?
In this "Ask the Experts" video, Dr. Sheldon H. Horowitz gives an overview of AD/HD. For more information on AD/HD please visit http://www.LD.org/ADHD

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What Is Nonverbal Learning Disability?
What do we mean by the term nonverbal learning disabilities (NVLD or NLD)? What are the unique characteristics of individuals whose challenges in learning, attention and behavior are captured by this ...

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AD/HD - Separating Fact from Fiction
In this "Ask the Experts" video, Dr. Sheldon H. Horowitz debunks common myths about AD/HD, or Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, and shares essential facts that viewers should know. For more in...

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What Is Visual Processing?
What does visual processing mean for students with learning disabilities? What are some of the aspects of visual processing? Dr. Horowitz will discuss these topics, and more, in this Ask the Expert vi...

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What Is Executive Function?
What is executive function, and how it is related to children with learning disabilities? How does executive function affect learning? What are the warning signs? Dr. Horowitz answers these questions,...

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What Is Autism Spectrum Disorder?
This informative Ask the Expert video offers top line information about different disorders that fall under the Autism Spectrum (ASD) classification. Learn about the core features of ASD and become fa...

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What Is Dyslexia?
Dyslexia is a learning disability that people are born with. This language processing disorder can hinder reading, writing, spelling, and sometimes even speaking. Dr. Horowitz talks about dyslexia and...

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Learning Disabilities, What Are the Different Types?
Learning disabilities expert Dr. Sheldon Horowitz explains the different types of learning disabilities and their impact on people with LD. To read more about learning disabilities, please visit h...

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Strengths of Students with Learning Disabilities and Other Disorders
There is no question that individuals with learning disabilities (LD), Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD), Asperger's Syndrome, Nonverbal Learning Disabilities, and Autism Spectrum Disor...
This guy is amazing.  I spent 4 years researching this stuff and he explains it all in just a few minuets.  Really interesting!!  Especially if you are just now getting a diagnosis for your child or maybe even figuring your own self out later in life.
 
 
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What Is Asperger's Syndrome?
This Ask the Expert video provides an overview of Asperger's Syndrome and offers insights into the characteristics of individuals and how they differ from, or overlap with, other disorders that impact...
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