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Learning disabilities are disorders of the basic processes
involved in understanding or using the spoken or written language. They can
cause difficulty with listening, speaking, reading, writing, spelling, or doing
Learning disabilities are distinct from learning difficulties that
are a result of visual, motor, or hearing problems, or that are associated with
intellectual disability, emotional disturbance, or environmental, cultural, or
Learning disabilities may be caused by:
Current as of:
June 4, 2014
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & Thomas Emmett Francoeur, MD, MDCM, CSPQ, FRCPC - Pediatrics
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