The test is designed by Michael Vinegrad: A revised Dyslexia Checklist. Educare, No 48 March 1994.
If you complete the checklist and feel you want to have a full dyslexia assessment you can find out how to go about this from your national dyslexia association.
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Being dyslexic, I had to train myself to focus my attention. I became very visual and learned how to create mental images in order to comprehend what I read ”
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