Weekly Roundup: Dyscalculia Diagnosis & Play And The Brain

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How To Get A Dyscalculia Diagnosis

It can be a struggle to know where to go and who to trust with the diagnosis of any learning difficulty. It is especially the case with dyscalculia, as there are only few specialists. This article is here to help guide you to get that needed diagnosis so you or your child can get the support for your specific needs.

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Play Games With Your Kids This Summer to Boost Their Brains

‘From dyslexia, to dementia to schizophrenia, there is evidence that playing games can help, while boosting family connections and emotional wellbeing.’

This is a brilliant article from The Good Men Project that points out the importance of the role of play with the development and health of a child’s brain. It also covers all of the benefits for everyone involved in game playing such as stress reduction, better decision making, improvement of memory and the reduction mental health problems. It sounds great doesn’t it, so let all go out, play and enjoy the last of the summer sun!

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