Specific Learning Disability Clinic
A specific learning disability is a disorder that interferes with a student’s ability to listen, think, speak, write, spell, or do mathematical calculations
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Prof. Satyanarayan Mahapatra
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How to Identify SLD?
Following are the symptoms of SLD:
Difficulty understanding the meaning of what is read
Difficulty with spelling
Difficulty understanding number concepts & calculation
Difficulty with mathematical reasoning
Difficulty in drawing simple shapes
Difficulty in orientation and co-ordination
Students with a specific learning disability may struggle with:
Reading difficulties (Dyslexia)
Writing abilities and fine motor skills Difficulties (Dysgraphia)
Mathematical difficulties or Acalculalia (Dyscalculia)
Co-ordination and Speaking Difficulties- (Dyspraxia)
Processing Disorder (Auditory/ Language/ Visual processing Disorder)
Inefficiency in Cognitive-Linguistic Management System (Executive Functioning Difficulties)
Why Margdarsi is the best place for SLD Care?
The overall treatment by our well-qualified professionals is primarily focused on eliminating the results & signs of Learning Disorders.
At Margdarsi a person with SLD is provided with multi-modal intensive therapeutic services for comprehensive development of all the functional skills.
A dedicated team of professional experts provides 4 hours to 8 hours of therapeutic care on a daily basis.
The key objectives of Margdarsi are:
Early intervention with Multimodal therapy by a team of highly experienced dedicated professional experts. Holistic care aims at the development of functional skill at an age-appropriate level.
Intensive care with 30 hours per week to Day Care facility with more than 40 hours of professional management per week
Token user charges for the regular institution based therapy. Free treatment for people below the poverty level
One to one care for each of the professional intervention
Relief from comorbid conditions
Parent counselling for home-based training and rehabilitation
Pick up and drop facility by institution’s vehicles under the care of dedicated staff members
Therapeutic diet for the child and provision of other dietary supplements.
Parent's training for home based management of Autism
Social Integration at Aditi Integrated School
Empowering the professionals and capacity building of the service organizations
Liaison with Government for policy, planning and facility development
What is our Approach to SLDs.
Early intervention can reduce the effect & can develop ways to cope up with Specific Learning Disabilities.
There are no prescription medicines to cure learning disability.
The children affected by Specific learning disability can be managed effectively by proper rehabilitation.
A professional team consisting of clinical psychologists, special educators, audiologist and speech-language pathologists have to work with the specific disorders of the child to provide relief.
The Model Centre of Children with Special Needs (MCCWSN) is a response of Margdarsi to find a solution for Childhood disorders that cause disability. Our experts help to build on the child’s strengths and finding ways to compensate for the child’s weaknesses.
MCCWSN provides varieties of rehabilitation therapies to reduce SLD effects.
1. Occupational Therapy
2. Educational Therapy
3. Speech Therapy
4. Social Integration Therapy
5. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
6. Recreational Therapy: Art, Craft, Dance, Music
7. Biomedical Intervention
Our interventions vary depending on the nature and extent of the disability. We provide the least restrictive environment to a child for appropriate results. This means the teaching environment meets a child’s needs and skills while minimizing restrictions to typical learning experiences.
About Specific Learning Disability
What is Specific Learning Disability?
If your child struggles with listening, speaking, reading, writing, spelling, or math, take note of the specific issues you see. These can be the signs of Special Learning Disability (SLD).
A specific learning disability is a disorder that interferes with a student’s ability to listen, think, speak, write, spell, or do mathematical calculations.
If Specific Learning Disability is not identified early and managed, may result in the lifelong problem. These problems may increase risk of greater psychological distress, poorer mental health, dropping out of school and unemployment.