Adults Who Live With Learning Disabilities We usually think of learning disabilities as issues for children. But that's not the whole story. Learning disabilities don't go away as people grow older. They present a new set of challenges for living in an adult world. We discuss how adults live with learning disabilities.
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Adults Who Live With Learning Disabilities

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Adults Who Live With Learning Disabilities

Adults Who Live With Learning Disabilities

Adults Who Live With Learning Disabilities

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We usually think of learning disabilities as issues for children. But that's not the whole story. Learning disabilities don't go away as people grow older. They present a new set of challenges for living in an adult world. We discuss how adults live with learning disabilities.

Guests:

Glenn Young, learning disabilities impacted his life from childhood to adulthood; consultant and advocate for low-income adults with learning disabilities

Arlyn Roffman, professor of Special Education at Lesley University in Cambridge Massachusetts; author, Meeting the Challenges of Learning Disabilities in Adulthood

Henry Winkler, actor, writer and producer; diagnosed with dyslexia as an adult; created children's book series about a fourth-grader named Hank Zipzer who has dyslexia.