Events

Dys and That

Wednesday 14th June
Browns Bay School, Masterton Rd

7pm - 9pm
6:15pm for tea & coffee and trade table

Come along to learn about how dyslexia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, ADHD can impact children's learning and behaviour. More info below the form!

Tickets are $20 per attendee - please register using this form

 

Lyn Berresford - Indigo

Lyn is a Registered Psychologist with over 30 years of experience working with children, teens and adults with exceptional needs. She is a dedicated and skilled advocate for individuals with behaviours reflecting the topics we will be exploring on the night.

Lyn will discuss:

  • what do we know about the Complexities of Learning Differences?
  • what are Difficulties & Disabilities?
  • what should we do and what shouldn’t we do about dyslexia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia, dysgraphia, dysentery, dyspepsia, ADHD, ASD and Autism?

Christine Thesiger - Dyslexia Made Easy

Christine works one on one with people with dyslexia - helping them to successfully navigate the world!

In her presentation, Christine will:

  • outline how life is lived by a dyslexic person and the constant struggles they face, how it affects them and why
  • give us a few examples of how a dyslexic views the written word, and why they may struggle with writing
  • explain how they experience each day, compared to others who experience life from a different aspect