What are the Symptoms of Irlen Syndrome?


Irlen Syndrome can manifest itself differently for each individual. If you suffer from any of the following, Irlen Syndrome might be your problem:

  • Print looks different
  • Environment looks different
  • Slow or inefficient reading
  • Poor comprehension
  • Eye strain
  • Fatigue
  • Headaches
  • Difficulty with math computation
  • Difficulty copying
  • Difficulty reading music
  • Poor sports performance
  • Poor depth-perception
  • Low motivation
  • Low self-esteem

As these problems can manifest themselves in a different way for each individual, your life can be affected in many different ways, including:

  • Academic and work performance
  • Behaviour
  • Attention
  • Ability to sit still
  • Concentration