Hi Lynne1968 – Yes – technically these issues are scotopic sensitivity syndrome (A lot of mums call it visual dyslexia) – which is why the video is called: That’s why the video link says “Experience visual dyslexia for 57 seconds – how text appears with scotopic sensitivity”. This article is written in simple, plain language for mums to kickstart their own research. Yes scotopic sensitivity is very different from phonological/auditory dyslexia. The purpose of this article is to get conversations started and there will be plenty of follow-up articles down the track that clarify these issues. For a more thorough, technical video, I’ve got one you are welcome to at http://dyslexiaimprovements.com/how-to-check-child-dyslexia/.
Published 24th March 2019