Free Shipping in Australia on over 5 million books in stock
Dyslexia By G. Reid

Dyslexia

Used Price
$33.99
inc. GST
Free Shipping in Australia
Parents with a dyslexic child have only had professional references to turn to for much-needed advice. This book offers insights of a noted educational psychologist on what sort of supportive role parents can play in the life of their dyslexic child. It includes a description of dyslexia, and how it's identified and assessed.

5 in stock


Dyslexia Summary


Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents by G. 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 includes a description of dyslexia, how it's identified and assessed, examples of different approaches parents can adopt, and a range of useful resources.

Customer Reviews - Dyslexia


Why buy from World of Books

Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
Free delivery in Australia
Read more here
Every used book bought is one saved from landfill

Dyslexia Reviews


"...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)

About G. Reid


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.

Table of Contents


About the author. Preface. Chapter 1: An introduction to dyslexia. Chapter 2: Identification and assessment: guidance for parents. Chapter 3: How dyslexic children learn and how parents can help. Chapter 4: Support for parents. Chapter 5: Legislation and parent empowerment. Chapter 6: Beyond school. Chapter 7: Parents' and children's voices. Chapter 8: Alternative approaches. Chapter 9: Information: a personal need - a global concern. Concluding comments. References. Index.

Additional information

GOR003130189
Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents by G. Reid
G. Reid
Used - Very Good
Paperback
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
2004-10-15
226
0470863129
9780470863121
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.