Welcome to Learning Disabilities Worldwide
Enriching the lives of individuals with learning disabilities around the world

The conference focuses on providing researchers and practitioners with the latest research and tools for helping students with Specific Learning Disabilities (SLD). We welcome panel sessions, posters, and individual presentations at the Annual World Congress.


31st Annual World Congress

September 2023

To be held on the East Coast of the United States.

Head, Heart, Hand: How to Engage Students with SLD Positively

This theme is dedicated to the academic engagement of students with specific learning disabilities. Specifically, what strategies are employed to encourage, engage, and empower students with SLD or the teachers?


32nd Annual World Congress


September 2024


To be held in Europe.

Making it Stick: Evidence-based Practices to Improve Learning for Students with SLD

This theme is dedicated to the science of learning. How are educators and researchers using empirically driven learning and teaching practices to promote students' academic achievement with SLD?

From Head to Heart: High Quality Teaching Practices in the Spotlight

Nick Young, Elizabeth Jean, Teresa A. Citro (Eds.)

To Campus with Confidence: Supporting the Successful Transition to College for Students with Learning Disabilities

Nicholas D. Young, Christine N. Michael, Teresa A. Citro