18. Working with Dyslexia

  1. Diana Bartlett,
  2. Sylvia Moody and
  3. Katherine Kindersley

Published Online: 16 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470669341.ch18

Dyslexia in the Workplace: An Introductory Guide, Second Edition

Dyslexia in the Workplace: An Introductory Guide, Second Edition

How to Cite

Bartlett, D., Moody, S. and Kindersley, K. (2010) Working with Dyslexia, in Dyslexia in the Workplace: An Introductory Guide, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470669341.ch18

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 DEC 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470683750

Online ISBN: 9780470669341

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Keywords:

  • working with dyslexia;
  • problems, of dyslexic employees - in different areas of their work, managers offering help and support;
  • dyslexia, a complex condition;
  • dyslexic employees, not realizing - that they are dyslexic;
  • workplaces, efficiency in areas - where dyslexic employees have weaknesses;
  • change at work - difficult for a dyslexic employee;
  • dyslexic employees, finding some types of work environment stressful;
  • changes in work environment - reducing employee's efficiency;
  • change in job responsibilities - difficult for a dyslexic employee;
  • change in management style - new or stricter appraisal systems, bringing to light a dyslexic employee's difficulties

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Challenge of Dyslexia

  • The Challenge of the Workplace

  • Changes at Work

  • Further Reading