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About Hyperlexia
Hyperlexia is a common disorder but is not talked about much today, which may be due to the fact that hyperlexia can be misdiagnosed. However, if properly diagnosed at an early age, hyperlexia can be treated.... More »
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Hyperlexia was initially identified by Silberberg and Silberberg (1967), who defined it as the precocious ability to read words without prior training in learning to ...

Hyperlexia: Reading Precociousness or Savant Skill?

Hyperlexia— precocious reading ability in very young children—can present itself in several ways which are described in this article by Darold Treffert, MD.

Oops! When "Autism" Isn t Autistic Disorder: Hyperlexia and Einstein ...

Jul 8, 2013 ... Instead what those children 'outgrew' were conditions such as hyperlexia ( children who read early) or Einstein Syndrome (children who speak ...
In other words, a very young child may be hyperlexic if he can already read individual words but has a terrible time understanding or speaking to you. There is no absolute answer to the question, but according to one review of research: We interpret the literature as s... More »
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Hyperlexia - Csld - The Center for Speech and Language Disorders

Although hyperlexia may be the key symptom in describing the learning difference in a child, it is not a stand-alone diagnosis. Rather, it exists on a continuum ...

Hyperlexia Symptoms | Autism Key

WHAT IS HYPERLEXIA ? Hyperlexia Hyperlexia has many characteristics similar to autism and some consider it to be an autism spectrum disorder. Because of.

Hyperlexia - CSLD

Hyperlexia. We, the clinical staff at the Center for Speech and Language Disorders, have more than 21 years of experience in identifying children with hyperlexia ...


Hyperlexia has also been defined as "advanced word-recognition skills in individuals who otherwise have pronounced cognitive, social, and linguistic ...

Mysteries of - Super Duper Publications

Hyperlexia. By Becky L. Spivey, M.Ed. Hyperlexia is a syndrome that has characteristics and symptoms that are similar to those of autism spectrum and other.

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Q: Is this hyperlexia?
A: Posted: September 02 2009 at 6:27pm | IP Logged Luckyman327 wrote: Hyperlexia is usually accompanied with a lack of comprehension. His teaching team told us tha... Read More »
Q: What Is Hyperlexia?
A: Definition: Hyperlexia is a condition characterized by the precocious ability to read single words, coupled with extreme difficulties in verbal communication. I... Read More »
Q: What is hyperlexia?
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A: To develop effective teaching strategies and more typical childhood development, it is important to differentiate hyperlexia from other disorders. A thorough sp... Read More »
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A: Many children love to read, and some even learn to read at a remarkably early age. However, in an unusual syndrome called hyperlexia, the ability to read at a v... Read More »