What is GoLexia?

GoLexia is a dyslexia assessment and support service in Wales, where children, young people and adults with dyslexia and other Specific Learning Difficulties can obtain expert tuition, advice and guidance.

What are Specific Learning Difficulties?

SpLD refers to a range of difficulties that includes dyslexia, dyscalculia, DCD (Developmental Co-ordination Disorder, also known as dyspraxia), Asperger’s Syndrome, ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and other similar differences. These are called ‘specific’ because they occur in people who are of average or above average cognitive ability.

What does GoLexia offer?

Diagnostic assessment of dyslexia

One-to-one tuition

Workplace coaching

Training in dyslexia and SpLD

Our Team

Eileen Taylor

Owner and Director

Eileen is the Owner and Director of GoLexia. Eileen has over 40 years’ experience of teaching at every age level, from Key Stage 1 to M. Level. She holds specialist qualifications in SpLD, including AMBDA and PATOSS Assessment certification and an MA in Special Educational Needs. Always ready to give advice, deliver training, conduct diagnostic assessments and devise specialist one-to-one support packages, you can contact Eileen direct or call the office, where our team of specialists is ready to help you.


(01291) 431322

Alex Brewer

Specialist Tutor

Alex is a specialist support tutor who, having started as office manager, qualified with a P.G. Dip. in SPLD and also holds AMBDA and PATOSS APC accreditation. He has over five years’ experience of working with children, young people and adults with a range of Specific Learning Difficulties, carrying out diagnostic assessments and assisting with training.
Alex enjoys computer gaming (his first degree was in Computer Games Design and Artificial Intelligence) and has recently acquired 2 new kittens.


(01291) 431322

Eira Brewer

Specialist Tutor

Eira is a qualified teacher with several years' experience, who loves working one-to-one with her pupils. She has a B.A. (Hons) History degree and a PGCE Secondary age. One of her specialisms is exam and revision support for GCSE and A-Level students.
Eira has a hamster named Beyonce and enjoys baking!


(01291) 431322

Guy Brewer

Coaching and Mentoring Advisor

Guy delivers workplace coaching for adults diagnosed with Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and ADHD. Having originally trained as a teacher, he also gained additional post-graduate qualifications in Special Educational Needs and Education Leadership & Management. Guy has worked in education for 25 years, as a teacher, adviser and manager, working with learners of all ages. He has broad experience as a coach, both within the education setting and independently.
Guy enjoys spending time in Italy, where he can practice his A-Level Italian!


(01291) 431322

Get in touch

Mamhilad House, B Second Floor South, Room R1, Mamhilad Park Estate, Pontypool, NP4 0HZ

Mobile: 07551 525 954
Telephone number (01291) 431322
E-mail: eileen@golexia.com

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