Understanding Irlen Syndrome


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How does Irlen Syndrome affect people?

How does Irlen Syndrome affect people? Irlen Syndrome can affect people in a variety of ways. It can impact on a persons learning ability, reading and mathematical capability, concentration and/or…
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What can overlap with Irlen Syndrome?

What can overlap with Irlen Syndrome? People with Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD/HD), Autism Spectrum Disorder, Traumatic Brain Injuries, Head Injuries, Concussion, Whiplash, Psychological, Medical and Vision Problems often present with indicators…
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Who can have Irlen Syndrome?

Who can have Irlen Syndrome? The identification of Irlen Syndrome depends on what symptoms are being assessed. Approximately 46% of individuals with reading problems, dyslexia, or learning disabilities, and 10 – 15 % of the…
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What is the Irlen Method?

What is the Irlen Method? The Irlen Method has been used for nearly 30 years to identify and help people with Irlen Syndrome. The Irlen Method determines which Irlen coloured overlays and…
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What Experts say about the Irlen Method

What Experts say about the Irlen Method “I have repeatedly seen dramatic, instantaneous response to using Irlen Filters and other transparent overlays; I am now convinced that Scotopic Sensitivity does…
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Where is Irlen supported?

Where is Irlen supported? There are presently over 7,000 educators trained as Irlen screeners. Over 100,000 adults and children wear Irlen Filters and millions of individuals are using Irlen Coloured Overlays. Massachusetts, USA…
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Recognition in Australia

Recognition in Australia Recognition in Australia Unfortunately school systems in Australia have not yet officially caught up with nearly 30 years of research and the knowledge base that extends now to SPECT…
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