Book Title: Dyslexia Unravelled : An Irish Guide to a Global Problem
Author: Keda Cowling
Format: Paperback | 174 pages
Publication Date: 28 Jul 2017
Does your child struggle to read or write? Do yoususpect they have dyslexia, or have they recently been diagnosed with dyslexia?Are you wondering where do you go from here?
A diagnosis of dyslexia can be both a relief and afrustration. From her unique perspective as a professional speech and languagetherapist who has classic dyslexia herself, Rita Treacy explores the complexitysurrounding the identification and treatment of dyslexia. Clear, concise anddirect, Dyslexia Unravelledaddresses:
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â What itâs like to bedyslexic â the humiliation of being different
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Identifying the earlysigns of dyslexia and how to identify, collect and present the information youwill need in order to seek help for your child
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â The multidisciplinaryassessment process and how to identify which services will be required
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â The differences betweendyslexia and other reading/spelling disorders
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Choosing the correctintervention method to receive the best results
Â·Â Â Â Â The dangers surroundingundiagnosed or untreated dyslexia and the serious emotional and behaviouralside effects
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Supports and technologyfor remediating literacy difficulties
Aimedprimarily at parents, Dyslexia Unravelled will also be of interest to teachers,psychologists, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, educationalistsand anyone with a concern about or interest in understanding dyslexia.