Bulletin of the Orton Society

, Volume 30, Issue 1, pp 240–251 | Cite as

Written language disorders

  • Regina Cicci
Diagnostic And Educational Approaches


Significant numbers of children referred for evaluation of learning disabilities demonstrate written language disorders. They may have problems with handwriting, spelling, written formulation, or a combination of all three. Some questions that may be asked for assessment and some general suggestions for remediation have been provided. Integrating components of spoken, read, and written language is necessary in teaching children who have written language disorders.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Regina Cicci
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  1. 1.University of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimore

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