An Art Intervention

Updated: Apr 22, 2020

How do you use the colours of the rainbow to improve reading skills? It may seem far fetch, but it is becoming more and more common to use art and music as a means of intervention to help individuals with learning disabilities such as dyslexia. Individuals with learning disabilities vary in the severity of their learning challenges and their needs, therefore there is no one solution to help these individuals. Intervention is the term used to describe a methods of instruction used to help students with learning disability. Implementing art into intervention has been a growing trend that has demonstrated to be the most effective in helping individuals especially with reading learning disabilities. What is art therapy, how does it help? Special Compass has the pleasure of sitting down with an expert in art therapy and gain deeper insight on art t