Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-249) and index.
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Secret life: What is going on inside my child's mind? -- What is going on inside my child's heart? -- Us and them -- Why can't I be like everyone else? -- Getting inside your child'ssecret life: Think like your child -- Bridging the gap between us and them -- Not the same but not different -- My perfect child has dyslexia: Diagnosis -- Your reaction -- Is dyslexia a gift? -- Program for success: Establishing goals -- Next steps: Putting together your game plan -- Getting the support your child needs -- Boosting your child's self-exteem -- Strategies for success at school -- Strategies for success at home -- Strategies for success in the outside world -- Bright future: Beyond the school years -- As life goes on -- Resources -- Index.