hi all im just wondering if anyone has a child that was diagnosed with irlene syndrome my some was diagnosed with dyslexia but labelled irlene syndrome when tested and then to be told he had a slight form of tourettes syndrome he only has the facial ticks though just little twitches this all comes along with learning difficulties that he will have all his life he was wearing brown coloured lense glasses now since ive bought him an ipad he has come so far in learning how to read his writting is still something that is going to need ot for a while but im at the stage as where to go next he has ot hes had literacy classes extra learning at school but now thinks his glasses dont help and i just dont want to go and waste another 800 dollars for them to tell me he needs another colour our school councillor has said that the irlene syndrome label is very much talked about in the medical profession saying that its not really anything bt a label i dont know what to do wear the glasses or not hopefully my pediatrician will enlighten me on where to go next

Posted by cairnsy77@gmail.com, 2nd May 2013

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  • I see this is an old question. Hope your pediatrician could enlighten you indeed where to go next.
    How is your son doing now ? Maybe see if you can find a parents support group ?


  • I do hope you’ve been able to find answers for your son.


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