Sascha Roos

Sascha Roos is an author and dyslexia specialist supporting people with dyslexia for over 20 years. She has a well-established private practice, and an approach that encourages the strengths and abilities of the dyslexic individual. Sascha is a member of the Dyslexia Association of Ireland, the Institute of Guidance Counsellors and the Society of Authors.

Sascha is the author of At Home With Dyslexia: A Parent’s Guide to Supporting Your Child, published by a leading UK publisher. Her next book At School With Dyslexia: A Study Guide for Dyslexic Learners will be out in September 2024.

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‘At Home With Dyslexia’

Sascha’s guide book for parents, ‘At Home with Dyslexia: A Parent’s Guide to Supporting your Child’, published in August 2018 by the UK publisher Little, Brown Book Group, is a dyslexia-friendly practical guide for parents and guardians wanting to support their dyslexic child at home.

‘This is by far the best resource I have found as the parent of two dyslexic children. Out of all the documentaries, websites, seminars, podcasts and of course other books I have studied trying to educate myself on how best to support my little ladies, this provides the most relevant and necessary information in the clearest format. It has been great sharing snippets of the book with the girls, especially the view points of other people with dyslexia. Thank you for a great book!’ Amazon review

At Home with Dyslexia empowers parents by giving them the tools and strategies to deal with dyslexia. It encourages parents to be advocates for their dyslexic child, helping them to give practical and emotional support for the entirety of their child’s school years.

Central to this guide is the language of acceptance and celebration, emphasising a learning ‘difference’ rather than a ‘disability’. Interwoven throughout the book are stories from dyslexic individuals in their own words, who give authentic insights into the challenges, solutions and achievements as a result of their dyslexia. The illustrations, by Danielle Sheehy, are inspired by their heartfelt words.

probably the very best place to go if you need accessible.... is Sascha's fascinating and insightful book.

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At Home with Dyslexia

Sascha’s YouTube channel

Sascha and her book’s illustrator, Danielle Sheehy, explore the illustrations in each chapter of ‘At Home with Dyslexia’ in short entertaining videos.

Sascha and Danielle approach each issue for people with dyslexia in a positive and encouraging way.

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Some of the many extraordinary dyslexics

The world would be a very different place without the talents of those with dyslexia.

Here are some notable people with dyslexia from over the years who have gone on to achieve many amazing things.

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