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AAP Vision Screening Recommendations

Less Than Meets the Eye: When ‘Expert’ Advice is False Economy Pediatricians receive only cursory training in assessing children’s visual function, and only minimal exposure to ophthalmic disease. This is reflected in the visual screening recommendations by The American Academy…

Reflex Integration Training

Introduction: The post Retained Primitive Reflexes provides a general overview of early (neonatal) reflexes. These are starting points for us, behaviourally speaking, and provide the foundation upon which we build more complex behaviours that allow us to explore our world.…

GeoBee! Configuration

Many of you will know about the upcoming game GeoBee!, the first therapy-centred game module from VisionMechanic.com.  The game offers an unprecedented platform for in-clinic and remote supplementation to a general program of therapy for visual, perceptual, and motor skills…

Cover Test

The cover test is a powerful and simple probe into a person’s visual alignment status, or ‘posture’. Download the attached documents to learn how to do a simple cover test sequence. You will learn how to Tell the difference between…

PDD Tx

List, The question came up on the VTOD DOC list re: what to do with Pervasive Developmental Delay – children with significant neuromuscular/neurosensory integrative concerns. Addressing full body enhances spatial awareness and visuomotor control. There are added benefits including better…

Neurological Impress Method 2

This version of Neurological Impress Method (NIM) is a complement to Neurological Impress activity offering an alternate perspective on things. This version is based more closely on the original work by Heckelman in the 1960’s (see below). Introduction: Beginning readers,…

Randolf Shuffle

See Also: Randolf Shuffle Tutorial Randolf Shuffle Videos Download: 192 Randolf Shuffle Randolf Shuffle Phase 1 Inst Randolf Shuffle Phase 2 Inst Randolf Shuffle Phase 3 Inst Introduction Randolf Shuffle is a simple yet effective activity to build gross-motor skills,…

Randolf Shuffle Videos

These samples are designed to be demonstrations only. You are encouraged to use these and to build your own sequences according to the instructions in the Randolf Shuffle activity. Simple Sequences Right Arm: Left Arm: Both Arms: Right Leg: Left…

Michigan Tracking Worksheets

These worksheets are part of the Michigan Tracking exercise. There are a number of samples, with varying font styles and sizes. Clients should start with larger fonts with text that is easier to understand before moving to fonts that are…

Meditation: Beads

See Also: Meditation: Introduction Meditation: Setting the Stage Meditation: Introduction to Lessons Meditation: Quick Meditation Meditation: The Candle Meditation: Modified Candle For Children Meditation: Beads Meditation: Direct Seeing Approaching Therapy Introduction: As with the other meditation methods presented in this…