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What are the treatment options for learning disabilities?

Treatment options for learning disabilities depend on a specific child's disability. In general, treatment focuses on improving the child's performance in an educational setting. Children may need extra help in reading or writing, or may need to learn better ways of organizing information. The extent of additional instruction needed depends on the severity of the learning disability.

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