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Vision Problems in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Why Do Behavioral Optometrists Collaborate with Speech/Language Therapists? Autism is the fastest growing developmental disability in the US. Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are a group of disabilities characterized by significant […]

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Vision Problems in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder- NEW ARTICLE PUBLISHED!

Why do developmental optometrists collaborate with Speech/language pathologists?

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Patients on the Autism Spectrum -Prep Video

Video on how to prepare a patient on the Autism Spectrum for a visual exam.

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Autism & Vision

Thanks Lynette Louise for a fascinating interview about vision and autism.

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Can We Solve Vision Problems in Autism Spectrum Disorder Children?

If you work with ASD kids, you are probably dealing with vision issues, even in children who have passed a screening exam for 20/20 vision.

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What Autism Tells Us About the Eye-Brain

Vision Therapy proves Dr. Mozlin’s point again and again: change the vision, and you change the brain.

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Vision Therapy Presentation at 2012 USAA Conference on Autism

Great seeing Patty Lemer and other physicians, teachers, therapists and friends at the USAA Autism conference in Denver this past weekend. I was honored to give a vision therapy workshop […]

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Vision Therapy Success with Autistic Child

Thanks to Dr. Dan Fortenbacher for sharing his video on a young patient with autism.  It shows the challenges as well as the successes through vision therapy.  Watch how tracking […]

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Effective solutions for Autism, Asperger's & more…

Linda Hodgdon, M.Ed., CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist who is internationally known for her expertise in developing the use of visual strategies to support communication for students with autism, Asperger’s Syndrome […]

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Autism: The Vision Link

April is Autism awareness month.  Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental disorder characterized by difficulties with social interaction, social communication and varying cognitive, sensory and motor difficulties.  Research […]

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