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Is Irlen Syndrome just what children have? NO it affects ADULTS too please read Matthew's story.
If you have IRLEN SYNDROME then the Irlen Method can use colored reading overlays and then colored Filters (worn as glasses) to calm your visual cortex and help alleviate LIGHT SENSITIVITY, HEADACHES/MIGRAINES, DIZZINESS, STOMACH ACHES, EYE STRAIN, FATIGUE as well as associated symptoms like ANXIETY and DEPRESSION.
June 24, 2019

Irlen Syndrome can create VISUAL DISTORTIONS in the environment
Does Irlen Syndrome (a visual processing difficulty) just affect READING? Well, sometimes but not often. It makes sense that if words DISTORT or MOVE on the page that similar things may happen in the environment.
June 11, 2019

A brain injury such as a CONCUSSION, TBI OR WHIPLASH can result in acquired Irlen Syndrome.
Irlen Syndrome is visual processing disorder whose key symptoms are LIGHT SENSITIVITY and HEADACHES/MIGRAINES particularity when trying to read.
May 24, 2019

The Irlen Institute

Cornell Professor, Dr. Adam Anderson, is in Toronto this week presenting his findings about how Irlen Spectral Filt…

Could You Have Irlen Syndrome and Not Know It? Although Irlen Syndrome is a common condition, it’s rarely properly…

Can Colored Filters Change Your Life? In the third episode of a series on Irlen Syndrome with Helen Irlen, Dr. Dani…

The second in a series of 4 podcasts featuring Helen Irlen with Daniel Amen and Tanya Amen:

Julie, he has been reading 30 minutes every night with his overlay to work on his comprehension. I cannot tell you how huge this is. Prior to meeting with you last week he has never voluntarily read anything. We are thrilled! What a difference meeting you has made. Thank you.

18 year old’s mom

Welcome to the Irlen Clinic at the Krist Samaritan Center, Houston! Our mission is to spread awareness of Irlen Syndrome, and alleviate symptoms in those that suffer from this difficulty. We want you to be able to see real stories, and learn about how the Irlen Method has helped a wide variety of populations.


Try the questionnaires to find out if symptoms may be related to Irlen Syndrome.