to the web site for the San Diego Branch of the International Dyslexia
Association. The San Diego Branch, which was formed in 1976, is
affiliated with the International Dyslexia Association, a nonprofit
organization that was founded in 1949 to continue pioneering work
in the study and treatment of dyslexia.
The San Diego Branch of the International Dyslexia Association
is a nonprofit scientific and educational organization dedicated
to the study and treatment of the learning disability, dyslexia.
The Branch was formed to increase public awareness of dyslexia.
Through Seminars, Conferences, and Workshops, our organization has
served San Diego County individuals, families and professionals
who have an interest in challenges and solutions related to dyslexia.
Many of our 100+ members are actively involved in the treatment
and remediation of dyslexia. The membership includes educators,
psychologists, physicians, and individuals with dyslexia, and parents
who have dealt with learning disability issues within school systems.
Local tutoring, testing, and other referral information can be obtained from our branch representatives by contacting us here.
"The San Diego Branch of the International Dyslexia Association
attracts and provides professional expertise that supports parents,
teachers, students, and others who are affected by dyslexia. The
Branch raises awareness about dyslexia, offers training and technical
assistance to the community, and makes appropriate service referrals.
The Branch also serves as a point of connectivity that creates greater
support for those who are affected by learning challenges."