• Could it be Dyslexia?

    Could it be Dyslexia?

Rapid City Dyslexia Care

Know a bright thinker who has difficulty with reading and spelling? Rapid City Dyslexia Care of Rapid City, South Dakota offers specialized lessons and tutoring for children and adults with dyslexia.

Dyslexia is a genetic brain "miswiring" that affects 1 in 5 people, despite intelligence, motivation and education. Albert Einstein, Walt Disney, Ben Franklin and Thomas Edison all had dyslexia. Brain imaging and research by neuro-scientists have shown what dyslexia is and how it can be helped.

Possible Symptoms:

  • Slow, choppy, inaccurate reading
  • Difficulty with spelling
  • Letter reversals
  • Mistaking similar words (form/from, girl/grill, was/saw, on/no, etc.)
  • Switching or skipping small function words (the, a, an, etc.)
  • Leaving off word endings
  • Ear infections as a child
  • Late to talk
  • Labeled "lazy", "dumb", "not trying hard enough", or "behavior problem"
  • Poor self-esteem
  • Difficulty telling time on a clock with hands
  • Trouble with rhyming

Possible Strengths:

  • Excellent thinking skills
  • An ability to figure things out
  • Curiosity
  • A great imagination/creativity
  • Talent at building things
  • Athletics
  • Great people skills










Contact Karin Merkle with Rapid City Dyslexia Care today at 605-786-5677 for more details. You may also email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.