Inspired by leading-edge research in the field of reading, Dr. Steve Truch, a well-known learning specialist with extensive experience as both a school teacher and school psychologist, opened the Calgary location of The Reading Foundation in 1990. Armed with knowledge, experience, and the most up-to-date reading research, Dr. Truch began delivering one-to-one remedial therapy to students with reading difficulties.
In Person and Online Instruction
Dr. Steve Truch
“…if this is a cause, there are ways to treat it…”
Dr. Steve Truch’s Research
The Basis of Our Programs
Understanding the Context
“…our treatment restructures the brain…”
Why Our Program Works
Why is reading in English so hard?
The Importance of Spelling
How to Identify Reading Issues
What is Dyslexia?
Dual Coding Theory
How and Why Our Treatment Works
“…we are among the best in the world…”
We are among the best in the world.
How does our assessment work?
How We Measure Growth
It’s Never Too Late
“…35% of students have difficulties reading…”
The Nervous System Connection
Our Research-Based System