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Unread 06-29-2017, 05:27 PM   #11
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Confused Re: Difficulty Reading

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I have difficulty reading and understand sentences and paragraphs. I mean I can read words in a sentence and I understand the words individually what they mean, but I need to make an effort to put them together to understand the sentence. This means I sometimes have to read a sentence 2-4 times to understand it. I thought this is because of ADHD, but the psychiatrist I saw doubted this is the case. Could this be a learning disorder of any kind?
How long have you had this problem? I sort of know what you mean and yes, it could be a learning disorder but nothing like dyslexia, I am afraid. Do you also have a problem communicating your ideas, I mean holding a conversation with others?
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Unread 06-30-2017, 02:41 PM   #12
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Are you primarily a visual thinker? I am and struggle with reading comprehension problems. I have to convert what I read into images. Some words, such as and, if, and but, are impossible to convert.
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