NEW A Dyslexia pack of four quality books:
Dyslexia and other learning difficulties (2nd Ed Mark Selikowitz (1998) ($37) $15
The Dyslexic Advantage- unlocking the hidden potential of the dyslexic brain
Brock Eide,MD and Fernette Eide,MD (2011) ($20) $10
Dyslexia and Mathematics T and E Miles eds)(2000) ($45) $15
The Secret life of the dyslexic child-a practical guide for parents and educators
Robert Frank PHD with Kathryne Livingston (2002) $10
TOTAL A$50 Plus Postage
Australia: Gold Coast//Brisbane Up to 20 Kg A$10 Anywhere else A$13.40
NZ <1.5 kg A$30
The Out of Sync Child-Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Integration Dysfunction
If your child has been labelled with words like difficult, picky, oversensitive, clumsy or inattentive…there may be a new explanation and new hope! Kranowitz, Carol Stock
The Gift of Dyslexia – Why some of our brightest people can’t read and how they can learn.
Written by a dyslexic who at thirty-eight years old found a way out of his ‘functional illiteracy’ The book sets out the practical step-by-step techniques, which helped him read and have since helped more than a thousand dyslexic children and adults. A must read book!
Davis,Ronald. D No longer in stock
We have still have the The Gift of learning by R Davis at a special price of $20
The Gift of Learning – Another good book by Davis which goes more into Mathematics and ADD .It’s self help however it may be useful to get some outside help*. Davis,Ronald.D
*Sound Education has the necessary skills to help -trained and practiced for 8 years in these methods
To Read or Not to Read – Answers all your questions about Dyslexia An easy-to-read and scientifically based book on dyslexia. A comprehensive guide for the evaluation and treatment of dyslexia. This volume is a necessary addition to their family library. Daphne M.Hurford
In the Mind’s Eye (h/b) – Visual thinkers, gifted people with learning difficulties, computer images, and the ironies of creativity. West Thomas G
Thinking like Einstein (h/b)– returning to visual roots with the emerging revolution in computer information visualizations.
West Thomas G
The Tomatis Method – Listening Training
The Conscious Ear – My life of transformation through Listening – The autobiography of Dr A A Tomatis, is about the life and work of an indisputable genius whose work generated both controversy and acclaim. Tomatis’s work brings to bear discoveries into many domains including education, psychology, audiology, speech/language, medicine, inter-auterine and engineering. A wonderful story of tenacious research and development of a new discipline: Audio-Psycho_Phonology. Don Campbell says in the foreward “At last I understand how the ear grows the brain !”. Translated in the early 1990’s. Tomatis A A.
The Ear and Language – The original ideas of Dr A Tomatis espoused in this classic 1964 book, was not translated into English until the 1990’s. It is a must for practitioners and researchers interested in the early development of psycho-acoustic ideas. Its hard to believe its taken 50 years for Tomatis’s work to be taken up by others! Tomatis A A.
The Ear and the Voice – This translation of Tomatis’ discoveries is adapted to make it accessible to a broad audience. The book is for everyone wanting to understand and experience the benefits of conscientious listening. The book is in three parts that can be read separately or together. Part I Tomatis’ general concepts as they apply to the art of singing. Part II is a basic introduction to the anatomy of the ear and how its functions relate to the brain and the rest of the body including how the vocal apparatus works. Part III gives practical advice on singing, posture and matters mostly for musicians and singers. Tomatis A A , translated by Roberta Prada and Pierre Sollier.
The Mystery of Listening – Canadian Radio interview on Tomatis – CD
When Listening comes Alive – The most comprehensive book yet on the Tomatis Method. Written for both parents and teachers by a Consultant with 20 years experience. ‘Earobic’ exercises help maintain the benefits of improved listening.
Madaule,Paul – pp204 Cost: $35.00
CD $40, Tape $20 to accompany book featuring filtered sounds used with the book.
Listening for Wellness-an introduction to the Tomatis Method – The most recent book perceived as not just a simple introduction, but a masterly presentation of the discoveries of her late husband (Léna Tomatis) Even as an in-depth presentation of the work of Dr. Tomatis, it is easy to read thanks to the many examples taken from the practice of the author. This is a “must read” book for parents, teachers, psychologists and musicians. Sollier Pierre
Mapping Inner Space
A practical well illustrated book on using mind maps. Particularly suited for visual learners. Marguiles, Nancy
In their Own Way – Discovering encouraging personal learning styles in children. Advocating Multiple Intelligence. Ideal book for parents Armstrong Thomas
How your child IS Smart A life-changing approach to learning.‘A good entry point for parents interested in knowing more about a perceptual approach to learning’ (Visual,Auditory or Kinasthetic preferences). Markova, Dawna
Body and Mind
The Infinite Mind – Science of Human Vibrations – Dr Valerie Hunt, retired Profession UCLA,a visionary thinker whose ideas reflect her background as a scientist, mystic, clinician and philosopher. One of the most exciting books out on the concept of Energy Fields- a new paradigm for health and living
Mind Mastery Meditations – A workbook for The Infinite Mind
Both Books Cost: $90.00
Dilo makes Friends – What happens when Dilo meets Humans? A romping adventure. Written by Researcher and diver Dr Horace Dobbs
Book: $22.00 on Tape: $30.00
Dilo and the Call of the Deep – Another delightful story about Dilo. Suitable for all children and adults!
Book: $22.00 on Tape: $30.00
Exploring Time – A great resource book to explain and help understanding of time. Chapman, Gillian & Robson, Pam
Mastering English Skills Series – Six volumes covering the English skills necessary for students to produce text clearly, efficiently and accurately using proper grammar and punctuation Excellent! Winch,G and Blaxell,G (Australian)
Cost: $12.00 Each Volume