Chapter 13. Unconventional Treatments for Dyslexia

  1. Gerald Hales PhD
  1. C.R. Wilsher

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470699072.ch13

Dyslexia Matters: A Celebratory Contributed Volume to Honour Professor T.R. Miles

Dyslexia Matters: A Celebratory Contributed Volume to Honour Professor T.R. Miles

How to Cite

Wilsher, C.R. (2008) Unconventional Treatments for Dyslexia, in Dyslexia Matters: A Celebratory Contributed Volume to Honour Professor T.R. Miles (ed G. Hales), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470699072.ch13

Editor Information

  1. Chartered Psychologist and Research Fellow, Institute of Educational Technology, The Open University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 APR 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781897635117

Online ISBN: 9780470699072

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Keywords:

  • treatment for dyslexia;
  • modern scientific terms;
  • proponents;
  • particular therapy;
  • placebo-controlled study

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Assessment of Methods

  • A Conventional Example

  • An unconventional Treatment

  • Tinted Glasses

  • The Problem of Alphabetic Material

  • The Use of Drugs

  • Conculsion