Employed in job/position that will hide difficulties or not require dealing with problematic areas.
Hides difficulties from co-workers, friends and even family.
Becomes frustrated at "planning meetings" and sequential tasks - already has the answer and how to do it.
Becomes frustrated or overwhelmed with long forms or sequential processes.
Thrives in careers where visual-spatial/kinesthetic talents can be realized: For example - Entrepreneurs, Engineers, Trades (carpentry, plumbing, electrical), Artisans, Interior Decorating, Actors, Musicians, Police/Investigation, Athletes, and Business Executives (usually with staff/assistants).
May pass up promotions or advancement opportunities that would require more administrative work.
Has difficulty focusing and staying on task - may feel more comfortable managing many different tasks simultaneously.
Difficulty with tests - passing standardized tests can be a barrier to career advancement.
Highly successful/over achiever, or considered "not working up to potential." Either way, displays extreme work ethic.
May be a perfectionist and overreact when they make a mistake.
Out-of-the-box thinker or operates with very strict rules for themselves.
Learns best through hands-on experience, demonstrations, experimentation, observation, and visual aids.
May have a short fuse or is easily frustrated, angered, or annoyed.
Easily stressed and overwhelmed in certain situations.
Self-conscious when speaking in a group. May have difficulty getting thoughts out - pause frequently, speak in halting phrases, or leave sentences incomplete. This may worsen with stress or distraction.
Sticks to what they know - fear of new tasks or any situation where they are out of comfort zone.
Extremely disorderly or compulsively orderly.
Confusion, stress, physical health issues, time pressure, and fatigue will significantly increase symptoms.
If you, your spouse, or an employee displays at least 10 of these common symptoms, an initial consultation would be appropriate to see if the Davis® Program would be a fit.
Why is the Davis Program a great fit for adults?
1) The Program is facilitated one-on-one and is designed to meet your specific goals and areas for improvement.
2) The Davis Program is a one-week, intensive program - no weekly visits!
3) Follow-up work is done independently - on your schedule, in your own home, and with no extra expense!
4) It provides tools for focus, mental clarity, stress-management, energy-level management and skills that will ease reading difficulties.
Video overview of Dyslexia and the Davis® Dyslexia Correction Program
This inspiring film was produced by The Learning People, a network of Licensed Davis® Dyslexia Correction Facilitators in the UK (used with permission).
To learn more about Dyslexia and the Davis® Methods, register for an in-person seminar (see calendar for dates/times).
If you would like more information or are interested in pursuing the program and would
like to set up an initial consultation, call or email:
Licensed Davis Facilitator
New England Dyslexia Solutions
978-337-7753 (ph) firstname.lastname@example.org
Professional services described as Davis®, Davis Dyslexia Correction®, Davis Symbol Mastery®, Davis Orientation Counseling®, and Davis Math Mastery® may only be provided by persons who are employed by a licensed Davis Specialist, or who are trained and licensed as Davis
Facilitators by Davis Dyslexia Association International.