Symptoms of Irlen© Syndrome Include:

  • Sensitivity to bright and fluorescent lighting and glare, sunlight and lights at night
  • Slow or inefficient reading
  • Poor reading comprehension
  • Poor attention and concentration
  • Eye strain
  • Fatigue, Sleepy or Dizzy
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Poor depth perception
  • Anxious or Irritable
  • Mood Changes
  • Restlessness
  • Words on the page lack clarity or stability; (i.e. may appear to be blurry, moving, or disappear)
  • Problems with concentration when reading and doing academic tasks
  • Often people can appear to have other conditions, such as attention deficit disorder (ADD), and are given medication unnecessarily.
  • Writing problems
  • Depth issues

These are just some of the many conditions that can point to Irlen© Syndrome. If you suspect that you or someone you know may have any of these symptoms, then you may want to consider contacting Joanette Woods and request a screening for Irlen© Syndrome.