Secret Life of the Dyslexic Child: How She Thinks. How He Feels. How They Can Succeed.

Secret Life of the Dyslexic Child: How She Thinks. How He Feels. How They Can Succeed.

by Robert Frank, Kathryn E. Livingston
     
 

A paperback edition of the widely praised book that gives parents for the first time ever a true understanding of what their child with a learning disorder is thinking and feeling.

Winner of the 2002 Margot Marek Annual Book Award for the most outstanding book written for parents or children on the subject of dyslexia or related learning

Overview

A paperback edition of the widely praised book that gives parents for the first time ever a true understanding of what their child with a learning disorder is thinking and feeling.

Winner of the 2002 Margot Marek Annual Book Award for the most outstanding book written for parents or children on the subject of dyslexia or related learning disabilities. (International Dyslexia Association- New York branch)

Dr. Robert Frank, whose own dyslexia didnít stop him from becoming an educator, psychologist, and award-winning author, takes the reader inside the emotions and frustrations of the dyslexic child to help parents coach their child to:

- Improve academic achievement

- Get support from friends and family

- Establish solid work and study habits

- Focus on abilities and strengths

- Set and meet personal goals

Above all, Dr. Frank tells parents the simple steps they can take to help their child build self-esteem and confidence and create a life of success.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579549855
Publisher:
Rodale Press, Inc.
Publication date:
07/26/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.97(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.73(d)

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Meet the Author

Robert Frank, Ph.D., is an educational psychologist, family therapist, and assistant professor of psychology at Oakton Community College in Des Plaines, Illinois.

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