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Wayne L. Klein, PhD

Neuropsychological Assessment of Children & Adults; Couples & Individual Psychotherapy Offices in Franklin, MA & Spaulding Center for Children, Sandwich, MA
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 Writing Problems

Difficulty putting words on paper can be due to a multitude of problems, including dysgraphia:

  • Poor handwriting - due to poor fine motor control
  • Poor handwriting - due to rushing (consider anxiety, low motivation or ADHD)
  • Visual problems - may have trouble staying on the line or recognizing letters
  • Poor left-right awareness causes letter confusion
  • Idea fluency - difficulty thinking of what to say
  • Organizational problems - difficulty organizing the ideas
  • Poor spelling
  • Poor frustration tolerance - overwhelmed by large assignments