I Have a Child With Learning Disabilities

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    I Am Not Stupid Because I Have Ld

    I do not have a child with LD. I WAS a child with LD.  I am now an adult with LD.  My entire life has been ruined because of the way society views people with LD. I worked ten times harder than anyone else to learn things that others took for granted, and I still could...
    ladybaby ladybaby
    61-65, F
    3 Responses Apr 13, 2009

    My Cousin

    my cousin is 13 years old and is a girl. she has mild aspergers, mild dyspraxia but she taps, like she is playing the piano, signs in auslan/bsl and asl to herself about what she thinks, and is always turning around whilst in classes and talking or reading the walls and only...
    dallasalmighty dallasalmighty
    22-25, F
    Jun 24, 2013

    My 8 y/o son has a LD.

    He was diagnosed at 3. I can’t recall the clinical term what he has, but he has severe learning delays. He cannot read. He cannot due simple math. He has a speech impediment too and barely knows his ABC’s. We have had a whole battery of psychological and neurological tests...
    ProgressNotPerfection ProgressNotPerfection
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 14, 2014

    My Son's Ld Story

    My eleven year old son was diagnosed with learning disabilities at the age of six.  His main problems are in writing, math and reading.  He has had an IEP since Feb. 2004.  This helps him tremendously.  He would never be able to make it through school...
    carouselgirl carouselgirl
    3 Responses Sep 4, 2008
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