What is the Role of the Visual System in Reading and Dyslexia?

Share This: February¬†2016 by Jason D. Yeatman, Ph.D. The fact that reading depends on the integrity of the visual system does not imply that visual impairments are a common cause of reading difficulties. Indeed, reading might start in the retina and the visual cortex, but successful decoding of even a single written word requires the … Continue reading What is the Role of the Visual System in Reading and Dyslexia?