Supported Evidence

Supported Evidence

The Alison Lawson Centre Victoria’s evidence pertaining to Visual Dyslexia.

Orthoptic Treatment of Dyslexia using LASD

Ophthalmic Epidemiology

10% of the population

Dyslexia is estimated to affect some 10% of the Australian population.

1 in 5 people

Dyslexia is estimated to affect 1 in 5 people in Australia.

Dyslexia in Australia

Dyslexia is the most common cause of reading, writing and spelling difficulties.

Dyslexia is recognised in Australian under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (DDA) and under the Human Rights Commission.