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Neuropsychological Treatment of Dyslexia
Language: en
Pages: 94
Authors: Dirk J. Bakker
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This volume provides a complete description of the relationship between learning to read and hemispheric functioning, which has been found to change during the course of development. Initial reading skills are controlled primarily by the right cerebral hemisphere, but as readers become more advanced, the left hemisphere becomes dominant. Some
Addressing Difficulties in Literacy Development
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Janice Wearmouth, Janet Soler, Gavin Reid
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Together with Contextualising Difficulties in Literacy Development, this reader forms the basis of the Open University's Difficulties in Literacy Development course, and is ideal for similar courses nationally and internationally.
Dyslexia and Literacy
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Gavin Reid, Janice Wearmouth
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-10-11 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Dyslexia and Literacy provides a comprehensive, practical introduction for all professionals seeking an understanding of dyslexia in children. Divided into four parts, the book firstly introduces the various theoretical perspectives and follows this up with identification and assessment techniques with an emphasis on practical, classroom related issues. The third part
Current Directions in Dyslexia Research
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Dirk J. Bakker, Kees P. van den Bos, David L. Share, Linda S. Siegel
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-18 - Publisher: Garland Science

This book covers research on biopsychological aspects of dyslexia reflects on psycholinguistic aspects of dyslexia offers reflections on dyslexia treatment research in general. It points out that in some dyslexics it is not sufficient to treat word identification difficulties alone.
Practice of Child-Clinical Neuropsychology
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Byron Rourke, Sean Rourke, Harry van der Vlugt
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: CRC Press

The aim of this work is to provide a comprehensive treatment-oriented introduction to the practice of child-clinical neuropsychology, focusing exclusively on the assessment of children and adolescents. The book has been designed specifically for those who wish to pursue education and training in this area of professional endeavor. The volume