Dyslexia, the brain, and processing reading – Neurodiversity at work

“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” ~Albert Einstein   After years of doing this work and finally having the science to help explain what most dyslexics have known for a long time, I

Eps 3-Introducing the Metacog an amazing way to take notes and use them

Eps 3-Introducing the Metacog an amazing way to take notes and use them – Neurodiversity Moment with JoyGenea Metacog – the best note-taking option for many neuro different people. Dr. Caroline Leaf Until I read the book “Think Learn Succeed” by Dr. Caroline Leaf page 192 I had never heard of the note-taking system of

Adult Dyscalculia (Math Dyslexia) Could This Be In Your Neurology?

 “Mathematics may not teach us to add love or subtract hate, but it gives us hope that every problem has a solution” From the book Life Is A Math Equation p.58 by Steven Wright I have to start off by saying Dyscalculia makes me think of Draculia and that makes me smile each time I

Eps 2 – Did you know Dec 3rd is International Day of Persons with Disabilities

This is something started by the United Nations in 1992. The goal of this day is to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity, rights, and well-being of persons with disabilities. It also seeks to increase awareness of gains to be derived from the integration of persons with disabilities in every aspect

MORE Adult Dyslexia Details: Reading, Math and ADHD

“If anyone ever puts you down for having dyslexia, don’t believe them. Being dyslexic can actually be a big advantage, and it has certainly helped me.” -Richard Branson, Virgin CEO   I recently posted the blog Adult Dyslexia and How It Affects Multiple Parts of Your Life -Both at Home and Work and in that I

Where Does The Time Go?

“Understanding is deeper than knowledge.  There are many people who know, but very few who understand.” ~ Nicholas Cage Where does the time go? How I have been dreaming of retirement, so I don’t feel so stressed, exhausted and like a failure.

The Brief History of Literacy in America with Infographic

Understanding the history of literacy in America helps to understand why scientists and neurologists started to study “reading blindness” and understanding it more.  As you can see from the infographic they start to explore dyslexia not long after they start collecting reading habits. The Brief History of Literacy in America The ability to read a