Disability Advisor and Study Support Tutor

Mel Lucas, BEd, MA, DipSpLD (Dyslexia), AMBDA, APC (Patoss)

mel.lucas@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk

Mel is a qualified specialist teacher offering a variety of support for students with specific learning difficulties. She provides screening for dyslexia, dyspraxia, and attention deficit disorder (ADD) and supports students through individual study skills tutorials. She is an Associate Member of the British Dyslexia Association (AMBDA); she also holds an Irlen Screening Certificate and is able to help students with problems of visual stress and perception. Mel has had a long career in language teaching; she has been an examiner for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) and a teacher of deaf children. She can also give help in academic English to those returning to formal education after a lengthy break. As Disability Advisor, Mel assists all students at Trinity with additional needs to access the appropriate support.

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Trinity welcomes new tutor Revd Dr Donna Lazenby

Mel Lucas, BEd, MA, DipSpLD (Dyslexia), AMBDA, APC (Patoss) mel.lucas@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk Mel is a qualified specialist teacher offering a variety of support for students with specific learning difficulties. She provides screening for dyslexia, dyspraxia, and attention deficit disorder (ADD) and supports students through individual study skills tutorials. She is an Associate Member of the British Dyslexia […]

COVID-19 update (Nov 2020)

Mel Lucas, BEd, MA, DipSpLD (Dyslexia), AMBDA, APC (Patoss) mel.lucas@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk Mel is a qualified specialist teacher offering a variety of support for students with specific learning difficulties. She provides screening for dyslexia, dyspraxia, and attention deficit disorder (ADD) and supports students through individual study skills tutorials. She is an Associate Member of the British Dyslexia […]

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Mel Lucas, BEd, MA, DipSpLD (Dyslexia), AMBDA, APC (Patoss) mel.lucas@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk Mel is a qualified specialist teacher offering a variety of support for students with specific learning difficulties. She provides screening for dyslexia, dyspraxia, and attention deficit disorder (ADD) and supports students through individual study skills tutorials. She is an Associate Member of the British Dyslexia […]

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Mel Lucas, BEd, MA, DipSpLD (Dyslexia), AMBDA, APC (Patoss) mel.lucas@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk Mel is a qualified specialist teacher offering a variety of support for students with specific learning difficulties. She provides screening for dyslexia, dyspraxia, and attention deficit disorder (ADD) and supports students through individual study skills tutorials. She is an Associate Member of the British Dyslexia […]