Advancing the Field of Learning Disabilities

The Edmond J. Safra Center for the Study of Brain and Learning Disabilities is dedicated to integrating cutting-edge brain and behavioral research into evidence-based, innovative, and tailored educational practices.

Our focus lies in the exploration of neurodiversity within the domains of language and literacy, cognition, emotion, and mathematics. A dynamic team of experts in education, psychology, neuroscience, and technology drives our research center.

Our areas of expertise include:

Studying the behavioral and brain processes underlying learning disabilities in Hebrew and Arabic
The identification, diagnosis, and remediation of learning disabilities
Translating research knowledge into innovative tools for diverse Israeli populations
Providing professional development and parental support.
Educating generations of young researchers and clinicians