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Books

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General Study Skills, Mindmapping, Memory and Reading titles

Reading and Making Notes by Jeanne Godfrey.
Writing At University by Phyllis Creme and Mary R. Lea.
The Speed Reading Book by Tony Buzan.
Speed Reading for Dummies by Richard Sutz and Peter Weverka.
Buzan's Study Skills Mindmaps, Memory Techniques and Speed Reading by Tony Buzan.
Use Your Head by Tony Buzan
Palgrave Study Skills The Study Skills Handbook by Stella Cottrell.
The Mind Map book unlock your creativity, boost your memory, change your life by Tony Buzan with Barry Buzan.
the art and science of remembering everything by Joshua Foer.

Supporting Neurodiversity: Dyslexia

Studying with Dyslexia. Pocket Study Skills. By Janet Godwin.
Dyslexia in the Workplace An Introductory Guide. second Edition by Diana Bartlett; Sylvia Moody; Katherine Kindersley.
Creative, Successful, Dyslexic. 23 high achievers share their stories. Margaret Rooke, foreword by Mollie King.
Self-Fulfilment with Dyslexia. A blueprint for Success. Margaret D. Malpas MBE.
The Study Skills Toolkit for students with Dyslexia. Monica Gribben.
Study Skills for Students with Dyslexia. Support for Specific Learning Differences (SpLDs) Edited by Sandra Hargreaves & Jamie Crabb. Sage Study Skills.
The Dyslexic Advantage. Unlocking the hidden potential of the dyslexic brain. Brock L. Eide M.D., M.A. and Fernette F. Eide M.D.

Supporting Neurodiversity: Dyspraxia

The Dyspraxic Learner. Strategies for Success. Alison Patrick.

Supporting Neurodiversity: Dycalculia

It Just Doesn't Add Up. Explaining Dyscalculia and overcoming number problems for children and adults. Paul Moorcraft.

Supporting Neurodiversity: ADD and ADHD

Putting on the Brakes. Understanding and taking control of your ADD or ADHD. By Patricia O. Quinn, M.D. and Judith M. Stern, M.A.

Supporting Neurodiversity: Asperger's Syndrome

Asperger's Syndrome. Tips and Strategies. For those with Asperger's, Parents, Teachers, Friends & Employers. Best selling Author Dan Jones.
Asperger's on the Job. Must-have advice for people with Asperger's or high functioning autism and their employers, educators, and advocates. Rudy Simone.
Neurotribes. The legacy of autism and how to think smarter about people who think differently. Steve Silberman. Foreward by Oliver Sacks.
Camouflage: the hidden lives of autistic women. Sarah Bargiela; Sophie Standing.