Mona Kazim is the first Emarati specialized in Learning Difficulties and the first Irlen Diagnostician and Special Education Specialist in Middle East. Moreover, she owns the first Centre in GCC that’s specialized in Irlen Diagnosing and Training. She has an experience in this field since 1988. To start as Principal Assistant then the Principle than Special Needs Educator and Recently she Established Alef Centre for Educational and Psychological Consultation Irlen Al Emarat.
27 February 2020 | 16:00 - 16:30 | Many Faces of the Struggling Reader
The presentation is about Irlen Syndrome. Which is is a visual perceptual problem that can affect children and adults of all ages. It causes reading & learning difficulties, dyslexia, light sensitivity, and much more. . It can lead to weak comprehension attention and concentration fatigue or tiredness, and underachievement and low performance, etc.. The population affected have ADHD, Dyslexia, and even Talented individuals. The treatment is applying the Irlen Method which includes Irlen lenses or overlays.