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Eyedentify Your Patient's Efficiency Problems    "By performing the appropriate tests, we can improve academic performance in many school-aged children."

Eyedentify Your Patient's Efficiency Problems "By performing the appropriate tests, we can improve academic performance in many school-aged children.

Our Miracle Brain Heals, via YouTube. Vision therapy for traumatic brain injury at www.excelshelby.com

Six Ways to Help a Brain Heal.Campbell Brown, Reporting By Daniel T. Just as plants become larger and greener with fertil.

Vision Corner: Vision Development: Birth – 2 months - pinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit  ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins

Vision Corner: Vision Development: Birth – 2 months - pinned by – Please Visit for all our pediatric therapy pins

VisionHelp Podcast: Introduction to Visual Neuroscience and Vision Therapy on Getting past double vision one day at a time. A vision therapy blog, because knowledge and understanding change everything. The program features interviews from Dr. Dan Fortenbacher O.D. FCOVD, Dr. Carl Hillier O.D. FCOVD and Dr. Leonard Press O.D. FAAO FCOVD.  These three doctors specialize in the field of Developmental Optometry and practice Office-Based Optometric Vision Therapy.

VisionHelp Podcast: Introduction to Visual Neuroscience and Vision Therapy

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Ann describes her life's struggles due to undetected vision problems. At age 45 she was able to read at a 3rd grade level. After she is diagnosed with oculomotor and visual perceptual problems and completes 6 months of therapy she now reads at a 12th grade level! She wants other children to have proper diagnosis and treatment so they can go to college and have rewarding careers.

Ann describes her life's struggles due to undetected vision problems. At age 45 she was able to read at a grade level. After she is diagnosed with oculom.

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A message to optometrists and optometry students-- don't give up on me!

"Helping a patient with convergence insufficiency gain binocular fusion with the Free-Space Fusion rings can be made easier with the aide of focusing on a near point target, bead on a stick. The doctor and therapist can also add complexity to the activity with lenses, prisms and loading." ~Wow VT

Helping a patient with convergence insufficiency gain binocular fusion with the Free-Space Fusion rings can be made easier with the aide of focusing on a.

Reading and Vision. Discusses "teaming" problems (convergence insufficiency), "tracking" problems (problems with saccadic eye movements), focusing problems (accommodative problems), Lists & describes all 8 visual perceptual skills tested on the TVPS, and discusses VMI (visual motor integration- gross motor eye-body coordination, fine motor eye-hand coordination).

Reading and Vision-site that explains some visual difficulties and how it affects reading

Many children cause disruptions in class, do not pay attention during lessons and drop out of school early, leaving parents and teachers wondering why.  The answer in some cases may be an undiagnosed vision problem, which can contribute to poor school performance and delinquency.

Many children cause disruptions in class, do not pay attention during lessons and drop out of school early, leaving parents and teachers wondering why. The answer in some cases may be an undiagnosed vision problem, which can contribute to poor school performance and delinquency.

Dr. Nancy Torgerson, Dr. Cathy Wittman, and Dr. Robert Sanet in San Diego January 2013. Dr. Torgerson and Dr. Sanet are two of the country's top behavioral optometrists who have been doing vision therapy for decades.

Cathy Wittman, and Dr. Robert Sanet in San Diego January Dr. Torgerson and Dr. Sanet are two of the country's top behavioral optometrists who have been doing vision therapy for decades.

Treatment Options for Non-Refractive Conditions. "In this second installment of “Pediatric Practice,” we will discuss how the primary-care optometrist can manage five conditions common in school-aged children." I believe occlusion therapy (patching, atropine, fogging lens) is still useful in early amblyopia treatment, but you must also integrate binocular therapies and include vestibular work in order to achieve true 3D vision (stereopsis or binocular vision).

Treatment Options for Non-Refractive Conditions. "In this second installment of “Pediatric Practice,” we will discuss how the primary-care optometrist can manage five conditions common in school-aged children." I believe occlusion therapy (patching, atropine, fogging lens) is still useful in early amblyopia treatment, but you must also integrate binocular therapies and include vestibular work in order to achieve true 3D vision (stereopsis or binocular vision).

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