Learning Disability Treatment Market By Therapy (Stimulant Medication, Non Stimulant Medication, Orton-Gillingham Interventional Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Assistive Technology), By Indication (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Others) - Growth, Future Prospects & Competitive Analysis, 2019 – 2027

Industry Outlook

The learning disability treatment market is set to reach US$ 30,493.1 Mn by 2027 from US$ 17,418.0 Mn in 2018, highlighting steady growth at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.5% during the forecast period from 2019 to 2027. Children with learning disabilities have tremendous mental ability, but due to irregular impulses generated by the central nervous system, they suffer from altered behavior and lower cognitive skills. If diagnosed at an early stage with the proper medical intervention will improve the quality of life of the patient suffering from a learning disability.

Market Synopsis

"Excellent therapeutic efficacy and rising popularity among psychiatrists drive the demand for stimulant and non-stimulant medication."

Stimulant and non-stimulant medication are leading the therapy segment for the learning disability treatment market. Psychoactive drugs such as Ritalin, Focalin, Dexedrine, and Vynase are prescribed for improving central nervous system activity by blocking the uptake of catecholamines such as dopamine and norepinephrine. Non-stimulants are also prescribed to treat depression and anxiety in a few patients suffering from ADHD. In addition, Assistive technology is gaining huge traction owing to its ability to provide cognitive behavioral therapy and occupational therapy in the form of learning applications and software to aid teachers in helping kids with dyslexia and dyspraxia.

"Comprehensive evaluation test and critical assessment of underlying language skills result in early diagnosis of dyslexia."

Dyslexia is reigning in the indication segment for the learning disability treatment market. According to the International Dyslexia Association (IDA) research, the prevalence rate of dyslexia in children qualifying for special education is 6-7%. The core problem associated with dyslexia is difficulty in word recognition, reading and writing fluency, etc. A comprehensive evaluation test and critical assessment of underlying language skills result in early diagnosis of dyslexia and interventional therapy. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has a worldwide prevalence rate of 2.2%, with a high occurrence in males in comparison to females. Effective clinical guidelines have been designed by psychiatrists worldwide with an effective combination of pharmacological drugs and occupational and cognitive behavioral therapy to treat ADHD effectively.

"Rising prevalence of ADHD and proactive government initiatives to promote awareness and treatment for mentally disabled children drive the market growth in North America."

North America is presently dominating the regional segment of the learning disability treatment market, holding a market share of 32.5%. The major factor responsible for its outstanding market growth is the rising prevalence of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); as per the statistics provided by the American Psychiatric Association (APA), in 2016, approximately 6.1 million children were diagnosed with ADHD in North America. Proactive government initiatives to promote awareness and treatment for mentally disabled children further bolster market growth. Europe represents a 29% market share on account of the rising prevalence of dyslexia across all age groups. According to the European Dyslexia Association (EDA) research, the prevalence rate of dyslexia is between 9% and 12% of the population. The Asia Pacific holds an 18.5% market share owing to the rampant growth in schools and institutes to treat children with learning disabilities and the significant rise in assistive technology focusing on the development of learning software and applications in compliance with occupational therapy.

Historical & Forecast Period

This research report presents the analysis of each segment from 2017 to 2027, considering 2018as the base year for the research. In addition, compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) for each respective segment is calculated for the forecast period from 2019 to 2027.

Report Scope by Segments

The market segmentation for the report's scope is done by therapy, indication, and geography.

By Indication (2017–2027; US$ Mn)

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Dyslexia
  • Dyspraxia
  • Others  

Geography Segment (2017–2027; US$ Mn)

  • North America (U.S., Canada)
  • Europe (U.K., Germany, Rest of Europe)
  • Asia Pacific (China, Japan, Rest of Asia Pacific)
  • Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Rest of Latin America)
  • the Middle East and Africa (GCC, Rest of MEA)

IT-Healthcare, in collaboration with pharmaceutical companies actively participating in the learning disability treatment market, are CogniFit, Eli Lilly & Company, Forest Laboratories, Inc., IMSE, Novartis AG, Pfizer, Inc., Shire, Plc., Therapro, Inc., Tumble N' Dots, Inc. and Texthelp Ltd.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

The market for OLearning Disability Treatment is expected to reach US$ 30,493.1 Mn by 2027.

The Learning Disability Treatment Market is expected to see significant CAGR growth over the coming years, at 6.5%.

The report is forecasted from 2019-2027.

The base year of this report is 2021.

Eli Lilly & Company, CogniFit, Forest Laboratories, Inc., IMSE, Novartis AG, Pfizer, Inc.are some of the major players in the global market.

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Published Date:  May 2019
Category:  Pharmaceuticals
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