Doris J Johnson

  • 114 Citations
1968 …2008
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Research Interests

Doris Johnson is a pioneer in the study of learning disabilities. Her research focuses on the importance of symbols in the learning process and how problems affect an individual's ability to understand and use various types of information.

Education/Academic qualification

Speech Therapy, BS, Augustana College

Speech and Language Pathology, MS, Northwestern University

Education, PhD, Northwestern University

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Grants 2006 2008

Research Output 1968 2008

  • 114 Citations
  • 12 Article

Dyslexia and related disorders in the United States: Issues in assessment and intervention

Johnson, D. J., Jul 1 2008, In : Hong Kong Journal of Paediatrics. 13, 3, p. 203-207 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dyslexia
Language
Reading
Underachievement
Motivation
10 Citations (Scopus)

A study of handwriting in written stories of normal and learning disabled children

Johnson, D. J. & Carlisle, J. F., Jan 1 1996, In : Reading and Writing. 8, 1, p. 45-59 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Handwriting
handwriting
Disabled Children
Motor Skills
school grade
19 Citations (Scopus)

An Overview of Learning Disabilities: Psychoeducational Perspectives

Johnson, D. J., Jan 1 1995, In : Journal of Child Neurology. 10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Educational Psychology
Nonverbal Communication
Language Development
Mathematics
Social Behavior
15 Citations (Scopus)

Written narratives of normal and learning disabled children

Johnson, D. J. & Grant, J. O., Jan 1 1989, In : Annals of Dyslexia. 39, 1, p. 140-158 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disabled Children
Learning
Handwriting
Language Tests
Efficiency
23 Citations (Scopus)

Nonverbal learning disabilities.

Johnson, D. J., Jan 1 1987, In : Pediatric Annals. 16, 2, p. 133-141 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonverbal Communication
Wechsler Scales
Social Behavior
Learning Disorders
Interpersonal Relations