It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Brain & Nervous System Disorders Message Board


Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-04-2012, 01:58 PM   #1
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: IN
Posts: 1
ilikecats HB User

I recently found a disorder called Dyscalculia and I was hoping that you could give me advice on how to get treatments and how to help my parents understand that I seriously need help in mathematics and that I think this may be the answer. I have also been diagnosed with Depression in the past (just in case some background information maybe be helpful).
The symptoms I seem to have include: having trouble with algebra, doing well with book work but then failing tests, doing well in all other subjects, having troubles with directions, trouble with finances and difficulty reading analog clocks. I've struggled with math for my whole life and I would appreciate any help you may be able to offer!

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 01-04-2012, 06:15 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NJ, USA
Posts: 9,365
Blog Entries: 32
janewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB Userjanewhite1 HB User
Re: Dyscalculia?

The best way to do it is to get tested for learning disabilities. If you are currently in school, there's probably someone there who can recommend good local resources. Your disability services office, tutoring center, student success center, maybe someone like that.

Closed Thread

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:01 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!