Resources

Resources

 

“Kathy has an in-depth understanding of learning problems and is an incredible advocate in the school setting. Kathy was in the school system for many years so understands it well and can handle a stressful school meeting effectively.We used many tutors over the years of our daughter’s education but none that were as effective and compassionate as Kathy.” - Karen H.

Links

International Dyslexia Association:  www.interdys.org

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association  www.asha.org

National Reading Panel Report Summary  www.nationalreadingpanel.org/Publications/summary.htm

Wrightslaw.com provides   accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.   http://www.wrightslaw.com/

Rocky Mountain Branch of the International Dyslexia Association:  http://www.dyslexia-rmbida.org/

Teaching Reading IS Rocket Science  http://www.aft.org/pdfs/teachers/rocketscience0304.pdf

For parents with questions about dyslexia:

www.dyslexiahelp.umich.edu

www.readingrockets.org

www.childrenofthecode.org

www.dyslexia-rmbida.org (Rocky Mountain Branch, The International Dyslexia Association)

www.nationalreadingpanel.org/Publications/summary.htm National Reading Panel Report, April 2000

Additional resources for assessment and therapy:

slhs.colorado.edu/clinical-services  University of Colorado, Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences Clinical Services

www.bch.org/rehabilitation-services/rehabilitation-services-for-children.aspx Mapleton Rehabilitation Center, Pediatric Rehabilitation Services

Jan Botwinick, M.A., CCC-S/LP. 303-545-0933

Books and Publications

The Dyslexic Advantage, by Brock L Eide, M.D., M.A.,  and Fernette Eide, M.D.  Hudson Street Press, 2011.

Overcoming Dyslexia, by Sally Shaywitz, M.D. Vintage Books, 2005.

Dislecksia: The Movie, a film by Harvey Hubbell V.