Category: Resources

Myopia Control

There is much to be said about means and theory of myopia control. This includes the plain fact that there is not a lot of clear science behind a) if it is possible, and b) what works. In a recent…

Book: Clinical Management of Binocular Vision

Clinical Management of Binocular Vision: Heterophoric, Accommodative, and Eye Movement Disorders [Paperback] Mitchell Scheiman OD (Author), Bruce Wick OD PhD (Author) From the product description online: This basic text covers the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of the most prevalent vision…

Online Math Help

Here’s a website collection of a number math games. Learning math is boosted by VT and motor activities that build spatial awareness, so online games won’t get you too far. Still, it costs nothing and parents will appreciate it. http://www.coolmath-games.com/…

Dr. Andrew Wakefield

Andrew Wakefield was vilified for allegedly warning parents against vaccines, that these cause autism. As you might expect, there is much more to the story than what the headlines presented. In this interview, Dr. Wakefield does a great job filling…

Agape Learning Center Proof For VT Efficacy

More proof for the proof seekers. This link was posted by Dr. Len Press in a recent post on the Vision Help blog. http://agapelearning.eyehub.com/index.cfm?content.display&pageID=171 Amblyopia / Lazy Eye Convergence Insufficiency Learning & Vision Research Motor Control and Timing Neurofeedback Traumatic…

Seeing Smarter

Parent/Advocacy Resource: SeeingSmarter.com See: http://www.seeingsmarter.com/index.html The SeeingSmarter web site was developed by Dr. Stephen C. Miller and his daughter, Elizabeth A. Miller, to provide a single, comprehensive source for information and helpful tips regarding infants and children’s vision development. Drawing…

Guest Author: Michael Lievens

Michael is a friend of mine, colleague and collaborator. He is not a doctor, but knows more about vision than most MDs, and likely many ophthalmologists when it comes to functional vision concerns. Michael was a high hyperope and had…

Reading Reflex

‘Reading Reflex’, by Carmen McGuinness and Geoffrey McGuinness is a great resource to offer parents to assist with reading development. This program will have no impact on underlying binocular vision concerns and is therefore not a substitute for a thorough functional…

COVD Research on Vision Therapy

The request for ‘proof’ that vision rehabilitation ‘works’ is a common one, albeit slightly annoying to those working in the field. It’s tantamount to asking ‘does medicine work’? The question is too broad to answer and depends on too many…

CEing Is Believing

Here’s a great opportunity to catch up on some CE credits from your home or office. CEing is Believing 2013 (CEIB 2013) takes place July 17 and 18, 2013 live. Looks like a great concept, and at $6.50/credit, you really…