Parents and Family Courses

Parent’s Course

The next Parents and Family Members course is a 2 day course and will take place on the Saturdays 14th and 21st October 2017.

The sessions start at 10.00 am and run through to 3.30 pm at the Centre.

This course seeks to achieve the following:

  • To give an insight into the dyslexic child’s learning difficulty
  • To provide ideas and strategies to help develop reading, spelling and maths skills and improve self-esteem

Please note: this course may be more suitable for parents of primary and early secondary pupils

Topics covered:

  • What is dyslexia?
  • Understanding Phonics
  • Spelling and reading strategies
  • Maths and the dyslexic learner
  • Help with homework
  • Negotiating with the school / understanding assessment reports
  • Motivation and self-esteem
  • Games to play
  • Parental support network

All Centre tutors are fully qualified and experienced dyslexia specialists.

Coffee and scones provided during the morning session.

Bring a packed lunch – tea and coffee provided.

Course fee: £150 including materials


Information and booking sheets:


Parents Course Booking Form




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