The Dyslexic Adult: Interventions and Outcomes  -  an Evidence-based Approach, Second Edition

The Dyslexic Adult: Interventions and Outcomes  -  an Evidence-based Approach, Second Edition

Author(s): David McLoughlin, Carol Leather

Published Online: 21 FEB 2013 05:39AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781119973942

Online ISBN: 9781118323373

DOI: 10.1002/9781118323373

About this Book

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

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