The Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity
About the Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity
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Our Mission... to uncover and illuminate the strengths of those with dyslexia, disseminate information, practical advice, and the latest innovations from scientific research, and transform the lives of children and adults with dyslexia.
Our Work
About Our Founders
Yale campus photoThe Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity serves as a nexus for research on dyslexia, and is as well a leading source of advocacy and information to better the lives of people with dyslexia.

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bennett shaywitz sally shaywitz yaleThe Shaywitzes are world experts on reading and dyslexia. Bennett Shaywitz is a pioneer in the application of functional brain imaging for the study of reading and dyslexia in children and adults. Sally Shaywitz has devoted her career to helping children and adults with dyslexia; her research provides the basis for understanding the disorder. Together, they originated a widely accepted model of dyslexia that emphasizes the strengths seen in people with dyslexia.
(*taken from UCDavis lecture series)
Co-Editors: Karen Pritzker, Sally Shaywitz, M.D., Bennett Shaywitz, M.D.

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Education Editor: Kyle Redford

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