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LEARNING DIFFICULTIES IN READING AND WRITING

The DSM, together with the ICD, is one of the worldwide reference classifications of psychological and behavioral disorders. In 2013, its latest version was published: the DSM-5. In this new version, literacy difficulties are included in the “Specific Learning Disorder”. The diagnostic criteria and types of “Specific Learning Disorder” can be accessed in this link.

Document issued by the British Dyslexia Association. Among other content, in the Secondary School Tips section, suggestions are provided for the treatment of dyslexic students in the regular high school classroom.

On pages 142 to 146 of this book, there is a good description of the most commonly differentiated types of dyslexia and the possible causes of dyslexia.

RESOURCES

This website provides the Basics of the APA Style Tutorial. For the drafting of your work, Slides 13 to 24, which show how to quote and cite a publication, are particularly interesting.