Free Specific Learning Disability Screening

Please answer the following questions regarding your child’s behavior. For most of the questions, think about whether your child has exhibited the behavior for at least the last 6 months.

This is meant to be used as an informative tool; It is not a diagnostic tool and does not replace a comprehensive evaluation conducted by a pediatrician or psychologist. If you have concerns about your child’s development, you are encouraged to talk to your pediatrician or a psychologist.

Is your child having trouble in school?*
Is your child having trouble in multiple subjects at school?*
Has your child been receiving academic intervention?*
Does your child have difficulty identifying rhyming patterns?*
Does your child have difficulty understanding what he or she reads?*
Does your child have difficulty holding a pencil and forming letters or shapes?*
Does your child confuse mathematical symbols?*
Does your child avoid games or activities that involve numbers and counting?*
Does your child have difficulty blending sounds together to form words?*
Does your child have difficulty using grammatically correct sentences when writing but not speaking?*
Does your child have difficulty understanding patterns, like smallest to largest or tallest to shortest?*
Does your child often avoid tasks that require writing?*
Does your child confuse different letters?*
Does your child have trouble with basic math equations and mental math?*
Does your child have difficulty organizing or articulating his or her thoughts on paper?*
Is there a family history of reading, writing, or math difficulties?*
Does your child have difficulty remembering the names of and sounds of different letters of the alphabet?*