Sascha Roos is an author and dyslexia specialist in Cork, in the Republic of Ireland. She has been supporting people with the challenges of dyslexia for over fifteen years, and has an approach that encourages and celebrates the strengths and abilities of the dyslexic individual. Sascha is a member of the Dyslexia Association of Ireland and the Institute of Guidance Counsellors. She has had articles published by national dyslexia associations, including Britain, Australia and Ireland, as well as a blog on study skills for dyslexic students for a leading study skills website. Her particular interest in the concerns and frustrations of parents and children with dyslexia drew her to write this guide. Sascha continues to work to transform the negative attitudes towards dyslexia, to raise expectations and to change the language around this learning difference.