Fundamentals of Davis® Dyslexia Correction Workshop
4—7 November 2008
West Malling, Kent
Further details

Who are we?

Davis Learning Foundation Directors

Richard Whitehead, M.A., M.Phil. (Oxon)

Davis Learning Foundation Co-Director
Licensed Davis Dyslexia Correction Facilitator
DLS Workshop Presenter
Fundamentals Workshop Presenter

Richard Whitehead is a practising Davis Facilitator with an academic background in modern European languages, a professional background in both education and business, and a keen interest in holistic therapies. Together with his co-Director and wife Margarita (see below) he runs a successful dyslexia practice in Canterbury, Kent.

Margarita Whitehead, L.C.P.H.

Davis Learning Foundation Co-Director
Licensed Davis Dyslexia Correction Facilitator

Margarita Whitehead studied sociology and psychology in St Petersburg, Russia, before moving to the UK thirteen years ago. As well as being a practising Davis Facilitator, she is a licensed homoeopath with her own practice in Canterbury, Kent.

Workshop Presenters and Supervisor-Specialists

Robin Temple

Specialist Trainer
Advanced Workshop Presenter

Robin Temple, author of YOUR CHILD: DYSLEXIA, is a trained teacher and has ten years of experience in the field of healthcare. He was trained by Ronald Davis at the Reading Research Council in California (USA) and is a certified Davis Specialist and Trainer.

Drs. Renée van der Vloodt

Davis Supervisor-Specialist

Renée read History of Art at Utrecht University in The Netherlands. She worked for BBC TV, taught International Baccalaureate and A-Level and has had her own dyslexia practice for the last 6 years. She is a certified Davis Specialist and holds the Mindfields College Diploma in brief therapy.

Judith Shaw, B.Sc., B.A., Cert. Ed., ADS

Davis Supervisor-Specialist

Judith Shaw is a licensed Davis Facilitator based in St Leonards-On-Sea, East Sussex. She has a varied educational and work background including the teaching of Art and English and supporting students with dyslexia in Further and Higher Education.


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