Dyslexia Explored

Dyslexia Explored

Darius Namdaran

Sharing dyslexia stories from all stages and walks of life to help parents of Tween/Teenage Dyslexics find practical tips.

Categories: Education

Listen to the last episode:

Award-winning Dentist who takes a dyslexia assessment but agrees to compare his feelings before and after the test in this podcast recorded in two parts. We explore:

Bad advice from a career adviser: “...I don't think you're going to be bright enough to become a dentist.”

Finding a natural ability: “...you just grow up with this natural ability.”

Dyslexic pioneers in dentistry: “I've discovered is so many of the guys that are pioneering this new stuff, they are dyslexic.”

Fear of failure: “I was terrified I was going to be discovered as being a failure or a fraud... there's almost a drive to be the best and ...prove yourself.”

What do you feel before the test? “I'm slightly nervous I'm not dyslexic…”

Coping Strategies: “… I dictate everything.”

Money and Delegating: “ Build a team of people round about you who can do the things that you're not good at.”

Dyslexic delaying tactic: “I would ask her to repeat the question….”

What do you feel after the test: “... confirms to me kind of what I've known and what I've avoided...”


Links you might want to visit:

 Dyslexia Explored episodes: https://bulletmapstudio.com/dyslexia-explored-podcast/

BulletMap Course Webinar: https://bulletmapstudio.com/webinar/

Mindmapping course: https://bulletmapstudio.com/bulletmap/

SundayMap course: https://bulletmapstudio.com/brainstorm/

And www.bulletmapstudio.com/38/

Previous episodes

  • 40 - #39 Award-winning Dentist takes a dyslexia assessment and shares the before and after the experience 
    Tue, 14 May 2019
  • 39 - #38 How parents new to dyslexia deal with information overwhelm and the shock of discovering under resourced teachers with Caron Trout 
    Fri, 10 May 2019
  • 38 - #37 Study Strategies of a Dyslexic who just finished his Masters degree from Oxford. William Stone 
    Tue, 02 Apr 2019
  • 37 - #36 Distinction at Oxford University with Dyslexia. Writing History of Art Essays! William Stone Part 1 
    Thu, 28 Mar 2019
  • 36 - #35 Autism: A mum determined to unlock her son so he can live an independent life. Stephanie Hill 
    Tue, 26 Mar 2019
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