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Irlen Syndrome can make letters, numbers and musical notes 'connect together'
Chelsea is 12 years old and came to the Krist Samaritan Irlen Clinic (Houston/Galveston) to investigate why she had problems reading and hated to read aloud.
Nov. 14, 2018

Dyslexia can be confused with Irlen Syndrome
Becca is 10 years old and came to the Krist Irlen Clinic, Houston/Galveston after being diagnosed at school with ‘an uncommon form of Dyslexia’. Rebecca complains that the phonological (sound based) remediation is not helping as she already knows the sounds letters and groups of letters make, her problem is ‘Words coming up in my face, words flipping and not being able to see the spaces’.
Nov. 06, 2018

Irlen Syndrome and Light Sensitivity
Andrea returned to the Krist Samaritan Irlen Clinic (Houston/Galveston) to explain how her Irlen Filters had helped her with LIGHT SENSITIVITY.
Oct. 26, 2018

The Irlen Institute

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Another Irlen Story...what's yours?

I wanted to give you some GREAT news! My son’s Irlen glasses came in the day before STAAR testing. He was able to use them for the test and we just found out that he passed his Reading! This is the first time since 4th grade that he has passed it on the first try! We are so excited at the difference these glasses are making already!

Mom of 8th Grade son

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.


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