A definitive and evidence-based guide for psychologists, teachers, coaches, HR personnel and all professionals who must understand and work with dyslexic adults.
- The only book to look at dyslexia within the context of life span developmental psychology, including the factors that contribute to success - now fully revised and updated
- Combines an accessible style with a strong focus on evidence-based practice and a sound theoretical model on which to base assessment, counselling, teaching and training
- Provides a clear guide to the kinds of assessment that can be conducted and the ways in which dyslexic adults can be supported in selection, training, education and employment
- Includes coverage of overlapping syndromes such as dyspraxia and dyscalculia, and up-to-date check lists for syndromes that can be used as part of the assessment process
Keywords: Learning Disabilities, Dyslexic adults, Disability Discrimination Act, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, educational psychologists