How Having Dyslexia Can Impact Thoughts, Emotions, and Behavior in School-aged Children



This webinar presentation is a little over an hour in length will provide you with a wealth of information. Brittany Monro will cover the following topics: 

  • What is dyslexia? 
  • Understanding each unique child
  • How thoughts can impact emotions
  • Common thought distortions
  • Anxiety, fear, anger, frustration, sadness, and depression – symptoms, common resulting behaviors, and how to cope
  • Behavior management in the classroom and at home
  • Creating a welcoming and safe environment
  • Teaching to the minority
  • Teaching emotional intelligence at home or in the classroom
  • Teaching empathy at home or in the classroom
  • Cultivating self-awareness and mindfulness

Materials included with the purchase of this webinar are as follows: 

  • Webinar Workbook
  • Thought – Behavior – Emotion visual aid 
  • Thought – Behavior – Emotion activity 
  • Reframing Negative Thoughts activity
  • Draw My Mood activity
  • Deep Breathing Exercises for Children
  • A Grounding Exercise
  • Anger Action Cards
  • Anger Thermometer
  • Responding to a Crying Child statements and questions
  • Opposite Action Exercise
  • Gratitude Jar activity
  • Bullying activity
  • Positive Self-statement Cards
  • How Would I Feel? empathy activity
  • Finding My Strengths activity
  • Mindfulness activities




BrittanyBrittany Monro is an OGOA certified Orton-Gillingham tutor and trainer. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology with a focus in cognition and learning, and a master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling with a focus in childhood disorders. She works with children who have Dyslexia and other cognitive disabilities. It is her passion to assist children with Dyslexia in finding optimal success. Brittany has provided tutoring services for low-income families, and has volunteered to work with the homeless youth in Nevada. Currently, Brittany serves the Orton Gillingham Online Academy as chief operating officer, onsite and online training facilitator, product line developer, and practicum extension supervisor.

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