Dyslexia Support for Families Across Texas

There are excellent resources offering parent education and support for dyslexic students across the state of Texas.  We encourage you to connect to these and other resources for families and students in your area:


DDTX Logo 1Decoding Dyslexia Texas

Areas:  Statewide

Maintain DDTX statewide website, Facebook, Twitter and email/newsletter.  Collaborate with Decoding Dyslexia national leadership to coordinate national-level dyslexia advocacy efforts with other DD chapters.

Twitter: @DDTX12
Main Contacts: Christine Chien (Dallas/Richardson), Robbi Cooper (Austin)


Region 10 LogoRegion 10 Education Service Center (ESC)

Area: Statewide Dyslexia Support (located in Dallas/Richardson)

Website: http://www.region10.org/dyslexia/index/

Statewide Support for Dyslexia Information (state-funded through the Texas Education Agency – TEA)

Main Contacts:  Virginia Gonzalez and Gina Mitchell

Parent & Educator Dyslexia Support Hotline:  800-232-3030

Visit our RESOURCES pages for more national and statewide Learning Disabilities resources 

North Texas:

Dyslexia Empowerment Group DFW

Areas: Lewisville / Flower Mound / Addison

Website: www.meetup.com/Dyslexia-Empowerment-Group-Lewisville-Flower-Mound

Main Contacts: Eric McGehearty and Heather McGehearty
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IDEAS Plano LogoIDEAS Plano 

Area:  Plano

Facebook: www.facebook.com/IDEAS.dyslexia

Main Contact: Marci Orr
Dallas Branch of the International Dyslexia Association (IDA)IDA Logo 2

Area: Dallas

Website: http://www.dbida.org/events.html

DDIG Information Group

Keller DD LogoDecoding Dyslexia Keller
Areas: Keller / HEB/ Mid-Cities
Main Contact: Jessica Bryant



READ Logo smallREAD Grapevine-Colleyville 

Areas:  Southlake, Colleyville

Website:  www.Read-Advocate.org

Contact:  Amanda Wallace



Austin Parent Network LogoDyslexia Parent Network Austin

Areas: Austin, Roundrock

Facebook: www.facebook.com/dyslexia.parent.network

Main Contacts: Heather Hardeman
Austin Branch of the IDA

Area: Austin

Website: http://austinida.org

San Antonio:

Decoding Dyslexia San Antonio
Area: San Antonio
Main Contact:  Rafael Scarnati (Embracing Dyslexia Executive Producer)


Neuhaus – Parent Support Center

Area: Houston

Website: http://neuhaus.org/parents/ 


Houston Branch of the IDA

Area: Houston

Website:  http://houstonida.org



WTAMU Center for Learning Disabilities
Area: Amarillo
Contact:  Puff Niegos


West Texas:

Dyslexia Parent Network Odessa LogoDyslexia Parent Network Odessa
Area:  Odessa / Permian Basin
Main Contact: Jacqui Gore


South Texas:

Valley Speech and Language Center

Website: http://valleyspeech.org

Contact:  Elsa Cardenas-Hagan


Region 10 Resource List