Dyslexia - a Handbook for Parents

Dyslexia - a Handbook for Parents

by Gavin Reid
     
 

Parents with a dyslexic child have only had professional references to turn to for much-needed advice?until now. The first guide written expressly for parents, Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents provides the unique insights of a noted educational psychologist on what sort of supportive role parents can play in the life of their dyslexic child. The book…  See more details below

Overview

Parents with a dyslexic child have only had professional references to turn to for much-needed advice?until now. The first guide written expressly for parents, Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents provides the unique insights of a noted educational psychologist on what sort of supportive role parents can play in the life of their dyslexic child. The book includes a description of dyslexia, how it?s identified and assessed, examples of different approaches parents can adopt, and a range of useful resources.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
“…up-to-date research...very readable...of value both to teachers of children as well as their parents...” (Journal of Practising Educational Psychologists, 2004)

…”Wow! What an excellent book” …I would recommend to parents of dyslexic children…It is an informative and well written book..”. (Special Children, May/June 2005)

"...original...offers valuable advice..." (Paper Clips, June 2006)

"This up-to-date comprehensive guide will appeal to teachers and parents of children with dyslexia."  (Youth in Mind, December 2007)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470863121
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/2004
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.60(d)

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Meet the Author

Gavin Reid is an experienced teacher and educational psychologist who has published widely in the field of dyslexia. He is also a parent of a young man with special needs.

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