Supporting Dyslexic Adults in Higher Education and the Workplace

Supporting Dyslexic Adults in Higher Education and the Workplace

Editor(s): Nicola Brunswick

Published Online: 14 MAR 2012 01:47AM EST

Print ISBN: 9780470974797

Online ISBN: 9781119945000

DOI: 10.1002/9781119945000

About this Book

Supporting Dyslexic Adults provides practical advice in supporting dyslexic adults in education and employment, and guidance on the latest research

  • Provides an important overview of current research and practice in supporting dyslexic adults in education and employment, deftly combining academic understanding with everyday issues
  • Contributors possess a wealth of practical experience in the field which provides an indispensible guide to the subject
  • Case studies are included to capture the immediate experiences of dyslexic adults in education and at work to highlight prevalent issues
  • Offers practical advice to adults with dyslexia, from how to disclose their particular needs to employers and colleagues to legal aspects of dyslexia support
  • Highlights to employers the particular skills and strengths that dyslexic adults can bring to the workplace

Table of contents

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  1. Section 1: Supporting Dyslexic Adults in Higher Education

    1. Chapter 12

      Preparing for Work (pages 112–122)

      Fiona White, Richard Mendez and Rosanne Rieley

  2. Section 2: Supporting Dyslexic Adults in the Workplace

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