A person with Dyspraxia has problems with movement, coordination, judgment, processing, memory, speech and some other cognitive skills. Dyspraxia also affects the body’s immune and nervous systems. An individual’s coordination difficulties may affect participation and functioning of everyday life skills in education, work and employment.

Dyscalculia is a specific learning difficulty that negatively affects a person’s ability in learning or comprehending arithmetic. It is akin to dyslexia and includes difficulty in understanding numbers, learning how to manipulate numbers, learning mathematical facts, and a number of other related symptoms.

Dysgraphia is a specific learning difficulty that affects written expression. It can appear as difficulties with spelling, poor handwriting and trouble putting thoughts on paper. Dysgraphia can be a language based, and/or non-language based disorder.

The above learning difficulties are just a few amongst the common variations. To find out more about other learning difficulties and how we can support your child, please contact Cognitive at 6100 2665.