Adult Dyslexia

Psychological Assessments: Identification & Remedies

Diagnostic Assessment 

This process takes between 2 and 3 hours and involves completion of a detailed personal history questionnaire, checklists and a number of psychometric tests, including the WAIS-IV, which is a powerful battery of tests only available to chartered psychologists.  

Workplace Assessment 

This process, which takes about 3 to 4 hours, focuses on identifying how a neurodiverse employee can be supported in the workplace, i.e. the objective is to identify a schedule of recommendations for Reasonable Adjustments.

Workplace assessment typically involves:

1. In-depth interviewing with the neurodiverse employee and their line manager.

2. Examination of relevant documentation, e.g. appraisal forms, 

3. Observations of the employees' work environment.

Assessment Results

Reports of assessment are normally available within 10 working days.

Dyslexia Awareness Training for Employers

Who Should Attend?

This half-day course is a practical training for Line Managers, Human Resource professionals and Trainers.  

Course Objectives 

1. Develop delegate's skills in recognising dyslexia and other neurodiverse conditions in the workplace.

2. Identify how employees with dyslexia and other neurodiverse condition can be supported and developed.

3. Identify practical and realistic strategies for creating workplaces that are dyslexia friendly. 

Course Delivery

This training course can be delivered in-house or at our training rooms in North` London.

Coaching for Improving Dyslexic Performance

Individual Coaching

We offer a range of specialised  coaching programmes the aim of which is to help people with neurodiverse conditions like dyslexia to be more effective in their working and/or personal lives.

Sessions are structured to meet your individual needs and circumstances and can be delivered face-to-face or remotely, e.g by skpe.

Psychological coaching can address a wide range of issues including:

...Memory Development

...Verbal Skills

...Listening Skills

...Supervision Skills

...Concentration Skills

...People Management

...Building Resiliance

...Stress Management

Coaching is delivered by professional psychologists who are Chartered by the BPS (British Psychological Society) and registered as Practitioner Psychologists with the HCPC (Health and Care Profession Council).

Drop us a line or telephone 0208 347 7620

Fitzgibbon Associates