6 Myths We’re Clearing Up About Dyslexia

6 Myths We’re Clearing Up About Dyslexia

What is it? Dyslexia is a learning differentiation from the norm. Dyslexia causes people to have difficulty identifying speech sounds, which, then affects how they relate the sounds to letters and words. Contrary to popular belief, there is nothing linking Dyslexia to...
4 Myths We’re Clearing Up About ADHD

4 Myths We’re Clearing Up About ADHD

The internet is absolutely packed full of myths and misconceptions when it comes to different forms of Neurodiversity, and ADHD is no exception. When a lot of people hear the word ADHD also known as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, they immediately think of a...
What is Sensory Overload?

What is Sensory Overload?

When it comes to Neurodiversity there is much more than meets the eye. Neurodiversity ranges from Autism to ADHD to OCD with more in between. One symptom that is common in those who struggle with certain types of Neurodiversity is Sensory Overload. Sensory Overload...
What is OCD?

What is OCD?

OCD is a term that has been thrown around casually in conversation by neurotypical people for ages. You might hear somebody say something along the lines of “I am very OCD about this particular thing”, but in all reality, OCD is not simply a trait that every person...
What is Autism?

What is Autism?

There is a stigma surrounding Autism, there always has been.  Since it was first recognized in the 1950s, Autistic people have often found themselves being shamed, ridiculed, looked at differently, and treated as if there is something wrong with them.  While the world...
What is Dyslexia?

What is Dyslexia?

When you hear the word “Dyslexia,” odds are you have an idea in your head of what it means, but there is so much more than meets the eye. So, what exactly is Dyslexia?  International Dyslexia Association defines Dyslexia as a specific learning disability that is...