F1103 Learning Disabilities: What Pediatricians Need to Know

Saturday, November 3
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Location: W311EF, Orange County Convention Center

Topic(s): Children with Special Needs, Disabilities 

This session will provide a comprehensive summary of reading development, reading disability, and visual functions necessary to read. Faculty will discuss evidence-based dyslexia treatments; controversial treatments; detection of early learning problems through developmental screenings and appropriate history at the well-child visit; and the Reach Out and Read program. Attendees will learn how to write letters to schools requesting psychoeducational assessments, find referral sources for educational evaluations and treatments, and guide families of struggling readers.

Sheryl M. Handler, MD, FAAO, FAAP

Pediatric Ophthalmologist in Private Practice in Encino, CA
Encino , California

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Sheryl M. Handler, MD, FAAO, FAAP

Pediatric Ophthalmologist in Private Practice in Encino, CA
Encino , California

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F1103 Learning Disabilities: What Pediatricians Need to Know

Saturday, November 3
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Location: W311EF, Orange County Convention Center

Topic(s): Children with Special Needs, Disabilities 

This session will provide a comprehensive summary of reading development, reading disability, and visual functions necessary to read. Faculty will discuss evidence-based dyslexia treatments; controversial treatments; detection of early learning problems through developmental screenings and appropriate history at the well-child visit; and the Reach Out and Read program. Attendees will learn how to write letters to schools requesting psychoeducational assessments, find referral sources for educational evaluations and treatments, and guide families of struggling readers.

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Sheryl M. Handler, MD, FAAO, FAAP

Pediatric Ophthalmologist in Private Practice in Encino, CA
Encino , California

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