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Welcome to Vision Beyond Sight. Join me each week as I have powerful and inspiring conversations with my guests in the areas of health and wellness, vision care, brain health, education, sports, and psychology. They will share their inspirational stories of healing and life transformation through their treatments and vision expansion. My mission is to inspire and empower millions of people through their vision and visualization skills so that they may see and experience their world through the lens of clarity, courage and confidence.

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Check out the latest episodes

Kabbalah: The Study of Parallels and Holding Opposites, Seen and Unseen, Light in Darkness, Masks and Humanity with Melanie Gruenwald (Episode #90)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Melanie Gruenwald, Executive Director of Kabbalah Experience, to talk about Kabbalah and its mystical and philosophical study of parallels and holding opposites: the seen and unseen, finding light in darkness and finite within the infinite, the different masks of our identities, and crossing the borders of humanity. Melanie teaches how Kabbalah is not about religion, but the spiritual pursuit of living with greater awareness and connection to the people and world around us.

Expanding the Impact of Occupational Therapy with the Lens of Vision Care with Dr. Janet Powell (Episode #89)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Janet Powell, occupational therapist, retired faculty and author, to talk about how vision care impacts occupational therapy (OT) and rehabilitation, the advantages of interdisciplinary collaborations, and effectively fostering these collaborations through share and show. Dr. Powell provides a layman’s definition on occupational therapy, and shares her personal experiences and discovery on how crucial eye health is to OT and acquired brain injury that inspired her toward collaborating with neuro-optometrists. This eventually led her co-authoring the highly influential book Zoltan’s Vision, Perception, and Cognition: Evaluation and Treatment of the Adult with Acquired Brain Injury that is now in its 5th edition.

“Chazon” - The Role of Vision in Jewish Texts and Spirituality with Rabbi Sarah Shulman (Episode #88)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Rabbi Sarah Shulman, congregational rabbi at the Hebrew Educational Alliance in Denver, and Ironman athlete. She talks about the role of vision in Jewish texts and spirituality, chazon or the Hebrew word for vision, and the importance of seeing God through one’s struggles. Rabbi Shulman also discussed the power of collaboration and community and finding God and light in each other amidst today’s difficult times.

Sugarless: Break Free from Sugar Addiction with Dr. Nicole Avena (Episode #87)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Nicole Avena, Associate Professor of Neuroscience, Visiting Professor of Health Psychology in Princeton University, author and expert in nutrition, diet and addiction, to talk about the dangers of added sugars, how sugar addiction looks like, and Dr. Avena’s new book SugarlessShe also touched on the link of sugar to diseases like type 2 diabetes, eye health and Alzheimer’s, and provided guidance in identifying hidden sugars in food, and sugar substitutes and snacks.

Embrace the Moment: Time is On Your Side with Melissa Toole (Episode #86)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Melissa Toole, preschool teacher and children’s book author, to talk about Time is On Your Side, her first children’s book that inspires everyone to embrace the moment, live in the present and be surrounded by creativity, kindness, honesty and enthusiasm, like happy, imaginative kids we all used to be.

Bringing Out the Best in Fellow Aspirant Optometrists with Josh Reese (Episode #85)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Josh Reese, 3rd year optometry student and aspiring neuro-optometrist, to talk about helping optometry and pre-optometry students navigate the profession and apply to school through coaching and social media. Josh makes online videos to inspire and inform fellow students and colleagues to become the best in the field.

Dyslexia Journey Pt. 2 - The Benefits of Dyslexia, A Psychologist’s Perspective with Dr. Linda Silverman (Episode #84)

In this special two-part episode, hosts Nick and Sonia of Dyslexia Journey Podcast interview my good friend and colleague, Dr. Linda Silverman, a licensed clinical and counseling psychologist, as she gives her perspectives of how bright children may experience learning difficulties due to dyslexia or possibly stealth dyslexia. In this episode, she digs into the benefits of dyslexia and what dyslexics can contribute to the world, and dyslexia’s interactions with ADHD and her recommendations for therapies.

Dyslexia Journey Pt. 1 - What To Look For In Assessing Your Child For Dyslexia with Dr. Linda Silverman (Episode #83)

In this special two-part episode, hosts Nick and Sonia of Dyslexia Journey Podcast interview my good friend and colleague, Dr. Linda Silverman, a licensed clinical and counseling psychologist, as she gives her perspectives of how bright children may experience learning difficulties due to dyslexia or possibly stealth dyslexia. In this episode, she explores how giftedness and dyslexia interact, and digs into the details of what psychologists are looking for when you bring your child in for a dyslexia assessment.

DizzyDX - Diagnosing The Cause of Your Dizziness with Dr. Heather Campbell (Episode #82)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Heather Campbell, physical therapist, vestibular specialist, Regis University affiliate faculty, and co-creator of DizzyDX, to talk about dizziness, its effects and connection with mental health, driving, visual motion sensitivity and viruses, how it affects children and adults, and how the app DizzyDX helps healthcare providers more efficiently and accurately diagnose the cause of dizziness in their patients.

Finding Your Purpose Through Practical Questions and a Spiritual Connection with Rabbi Pinchas Taylor (Episode #81)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Rabbi Pinchas Taylor, American rabbi, bestselling author, lecturer, celebrity life coach and founder of The Ark coaching program, to talk about finding your purpose through a spiritual connection and by answering 4 simple and practical questions. Rabbi Taylor talked about contemplating on your talents, passion, unique experiences and circle of influence, and how a religious and spiritual mindset can drive your life towards purpose and happiness.

The Re-Emergence of Belonging: The Four Sacred Gifts - Indigenous Wisdom for Modern Times with Dr. Anita Sanchez (Episode #80)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Anita Sanchez, transformational leadership & Fortune 500 corporate consultant, coach, and author, to talk about belonging and connecting with each other, and using the four sacred gifts of indigenous wisdom. Drawing from her own life experiences and Nahua heritage, she inspires us to forgive the unforgivable, access healing and its basic elements, embrace unity with others and our self, and take hope and action, so we can manifest peace, care and love for each other in our relationships, in business and as people on Earth.

How Conscious Parenting Can Reverse and Prevent Childhood Trauma with Dr. Adena Blickstein (Episode #79)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Adena Blickstein, licensed clinical child/adolescent psychiatrist, business leader, and educational child advocate, to talk about how conscious parenting can reverse and prevent childhood trauma. She touches on screen addiction, building trust between parent and child, improving intimacy in families, when to choose medication for children, and the best way to help your child. She also discussed her practice Teal Dragon Healing and her amazing team of Conscious Providers.

Wealth Beyond Taxes: A Worry-Free Retirement (Even When You Start Late!) with Mike Barber (Episode #78)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Mike Barber, a chartered financial consultant and author who specializes in working with the eyecare industry, to talk about helping professionals and business owners find a way towards a worry-free retirement through financial education. Mike talks about insurance, retirement plans, student loans and taxes, and suggests a way to leverage your retirement especially for people who are starting late.

Visualize Your Author and Writing Success with Dr. Judith Briles of Author YOU Podcast (Episode #77)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Judith Briles, Colorado Hall of Fame author, publisher, and founder and Chief Visionary Officer of AuthorU.org. This show is a simulcast with Judith’s podcast Author YOU where Dr. Lynn talks about visualization for writers, envisioning author success, being perfectly imperfect and visualizing what’s next. Dr. Lynn even provided tips for authors, and a visualization exercise to empower yourself!

Eat Well, Live Well, Age Well and Be Well with Patricia Greenberg (Episode #76)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Patricia Greenberg, the Fitness Gourmet, speaker, host, wellness educator and author, to talk about how to eat well, live well and age well, a comprehensive approach to being well at any age and it’s never too late to start. Instead of focusing on anti-aging, find out what it means to age more peacefully, and how to do it with Patricia’s simple and practical tips and advice that are even applicable to all ages.

See It. Say It. Do It! ORGANIZE IT! with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein (Episode #75)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight talks about utilizing visualization for organizational skills especially for kids (and even adults) through her book See It. Say it. Do It! ORGANIZE IT! In this special solo episode, find out how to use Dr. Lynn’s online vision checklist to help assess your child’s eye health, learn to create kid-friendly organizational charts and planners that encourage organizational skills for children, and grab your very own online copy of See It. Say It. Do It! ORGANIZE IT! Workbook for free!

Connect with Your Own Knowing Through Yoga and Meditation with Jen Wilking (Episode #74)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Jen Wilking, physical therapist, yoga and meditation teacher, and writer, to talk about connecting with your own knowing through yoga and meditation. She discussed different types of yoga, the importance of “the breath” or breathing and visualization in yoga, using affirmations to confront your inner critic, discovering your core values after trauma, and the two-way street of meditation and action. Jen even conducted a sample meditation exercise for you!

How Nonprofit ACE Global Eradicates Preventable Blindness One Country at a Time with Dr. Kevin Barber (Episode #73)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Kevin Barber, ophthalmologist, cataract surgeon, and president of ACE Global. Kevin talks about causes of preventable blindness like cataracts and refractive errors, and how his experiences with the healthcare of low-income countries and his own diagnosis of muscular dystrophy inspired him to establish ACE Global, a nonprofit aimed at equipping eyecare providers in other countries with skills and resources to eradicate preventable blindness through live and virtual mentorship under residency and fellowship programs driven by donations, partnerships and volunteerism.

Advocate for All Kids In Choosing Your School Board Members with Neil Fishman (Episode #72)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Neil Fishman, candidate for Boulder Valley School District Board of Education, award-winning geologist, member and leader in various organizations promoting social justice, product of public school education, and parent. Neil talks about the importance of choosing our public school board members, the current climate and environment in schools and the country, issues of bullying and book banning, and why he is running for school board with a platform of equity and inclusion for all kids, protecting student mental well-being, and a strong curriculum, among others.

A Strategy of FAITH for Living Life Despite The Challenge of Blindness with Richard Faubion (Episode #71)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Richard Faubion, Sr. Gift Officer of Foundation Fighting Blindness and former entrepreneur who now manages 600 donors annually to support treatments and cures for blindness, and families and people afflicted with it. Richard talks about having retina pigmentosa that caused his loss of vision at the age of 34, and how he considered it a challenge, not simply a disability, to be overcome by his strategy of FAITH toward living a fulfilled and happy life.

8 Days Till Sunrise: A Story of Survival and Inspiration with Jason Dennen (Episode #70)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Jason Dennen, author, inspirational speaker, skydiver, mountain climber, triathlete and explorer. Jason talks about his book 8 Days Till Sunrise, and his mission to inspire people by sharing his story of survival and to empower people to get through life’s most difficult hardships by utilizing the lessons they have already learned throughout their lives and by taking advantage of the strength they already possess inside themselves. 

The Genetics of Eye Conditions and How to Turn Our Genes On and Off with Dr. Jason Clopton (Episode #69)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Jason Clopton, director of the Center of Vision Development PLLC, managing partner of the Centers of Development PLLC referral centers for pediatrics and neuro rehabilitation, pioneer of pediatric and brain injury referral center in Tennessee, US patent holder, and certified GX Sciences genetics provider. Dr. Clopton talks about the genetics of eye conditions like macular degeneration and glaucoma, epigenetics and factors that turn our genes on and off, genetic testing, and supplementation for our genes.

Running in A Field of Her Own at 92 Years Old with Magdalena McCloskey (Episode #68)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Magdalena McCloskey, educator, former nun, and player of the senior women’s softball club Colorado Peaches. Magdalena talks about her wonderful life at 92 years old and how she helped rebuild and now plays for the Colorado Peaches softball team, keeps herself in shape through boxing, got a master’s degree, and blended all those experiences of the interior and exterior, spirit and identity, and physical and non-physical toward wisdom, belongingness and age empowerment.

The Mind of a Doctor and the Heart of a Patient with Dr. Brittany Clayborne (Episode #67)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Brittany Clayborne, international bestselling author, speaker, entrepreneur, psychologist and owner of the nonprofits Brittany Speaks and Micah Gives. Dr. Brittany talks about her story as a heart transplant recipient and cancer survivor that propelled her to become a Doctor of Psychology specializing in critical illness and psychosynthesis. She also discusses using the Metaverse in counseling, and helping people create environments where they can heal.

Dropping the Details on Dry Eye Syndrome with Dr. Vandi Rimer (Episode #66)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Vandi Rimer, optometrist of Omni Eye Specialists and program coordinator and supervisor of their Residency program in Ocular Disease, Refractive and Ocular Surgery. Dr. Rimer talks about everything you need to know about dry eye syndrome – impact, tests, causes, remedies, treatments and even prevention, especially in this age of excessive screen time and computer use.

Obtaining Supports in the School System for Twice-Exceptional Kids with Dr. Melissa Durtschi (Episode #65)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Melissa Durtschi, licensed Gifted Specialist, Doctor of Education, and Director of Gifted and Twice-Exceptional Services at Navigating Education. Dr. Durtschi talks about obtaining supports in the school system for twice-exceptional kids, and dives on educational inequities, different learning profiles, understanding dyslexia, and accommodations in schools.

Miracles in Parenting Children with Special Needs with Susie Goodwin (Episode #64)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Susie Goodwin, founder of Miracles in Parenting. Susie talks about how taking care of her own children led her to supporting and coaching parents whose kids also have special needs like autism, ADHD, OCD, and ODD.

The World Empowered with Poverty Ended and Rights for Women and Girls Fulfilled with Heather Shapter (Episode #63)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Heather Shapter, executive director of Crossroads International. Heather talks about how this volunteer cooperation agency works with local partners in Sub-Saharan Africa to advance rights, reduce poverty and increase access to justice for one million women and girls. She also discusses the power of community and the impact of local advocacies.

The “I Can” Message: Visualize and Embrace Your New Chapter with Miriam Laundry (Episode #62)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Miriam Laundry, award-winning and bestselling children’s book author, founder of ML Publishing, TEDx speaker and Guinness World Record holder. Miriam talks about embracing a new chapter of your life with visualizationthinking big and acting against your fears, and how she broke a Guinness World Record to empower 100,000 children to believe in themselves.

Listening to Your Gut (Health) and Viewing Your Body as an Ecosystem with Alex Martinez (Episode #61)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Alex Martinez, cofounder and CEO of Intrinsic Medicine, Inc. Alex talks about the importance of gut health and viewing our body as an ecosystem, his company’s discovery and research on sugar compounds from human milk that lead to gut-safer drugs and a healthy gut microbiome, and how we can improve our gut-immune health now.

The Science of Creating the “Fun Habit” with Mike Rucker, Ph.D. (Episode #60)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Mike Rucker, Ph.D., organizational psychologist, behavioral scientist, author, and charter member of the International Positive Psychology Association. Mike talks about comparing happiness and fun, how having more time for leisure relates to more productivity, creating the “fun habit” using the PLAY model, how to incorporate more fun to our busy lives, and his bestselling book The Fun Habit.

Vertigo or Motion Sickness? No, It’s Visual Motion Sensitivity with Dr. Barry Tannen (Episode #59)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Barry Tannen, optometric physician and co-founder/partner of EyeCare Professionals, PC. Dr. Tannen talks about visual motion sensitivity and specific photophobia which are common and overlooked consequences of concussion and traumatic brain injury. Learn how to differentiate them from other conditions like vertigo, motion sickness and light sensitivity, and their corresponding diagnostic tests and neuro-optic rehabilitative therapies.

Release Your Trapped Emotions and Discover Healing with Dr. Bradley Nelson (Episode #58)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Bradley Nelson, veteran holistic physician, bestselling author and CEO of Discover Healing. Dr. Brad talks about the effects of trapped emotions and emotional baggage to our health and how to release them for healing, the concepts of muscle testing and the heart wall, and his books The Emotion Code and The Body Code.

The Ripple of Transformation and Healing with Christina Foxwell (Episode #57)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Christina Foxwell, founder and Managing Director of Ignite Purpose. Christina shares the lesson of making the choice to change and create ripples of growth and transformation. She also discussed healing organizations through coaching, and her latest book, The Glass Angel.

Beyond Mindfulness: The Power of Your Child’s Imagination with Dr. Charlotte Reznick (Episode #56)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Charlotte Reznick, child educational psychologist, author, and pioneer in therapeutic interventions with children. Dr. Reznick talks about the power of children’s imagination, and how children can use meditation, mindfulness and simple imagination tools to gain wisdom and help themselves through pain, stress and even sleep.

Bringing Brain and Neuroscience Research to Children’s Classroom Learning with Dr. Judy Willis (Episode #55)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Judy Willis, neurologist, educator, author, and a leading authority in the neuroscience of learning. She talks about brain and neuroscience research on learning, neuroplasticity, focused attention issues in children, and improving executive function and memory mental manipulation.

Realizing Affordable and Achievable Climate Restoration for the Safe Harbor of Humanity with Peter Fiekowsky (Episode #54)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Peter Fiekowsky, MIT-educated physicist and engineer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and author. Peter talks about realizing climate restoration for humanity’s survival, “safe-harbor” climate, the Big Four achievable and affordable solutions, and how to promote climate restoration.

Vision Therapies for Children on the Autism Spectrum with Dr. Nancy Torgerson (Episode #53)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Nancy Torgerson, founder and owner of Alderwood Vision Therapy, to talk about vision and autism and helping children and people on the spectrum through eye exams and vision therapies including the use of yoked prism lenses. Nancy, or Dr. T, is also an adjunct professor and co-author of The Essential Playbook, Maximizing Outcomes in Optometric Vision Therapy.

Fun Games to Play for Your Kid’s Visual Development with Dr. Jen Simonson (Episode #52)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Jen Simonson, book author and illustrator of vision therapy picture books, and clinical director of the Boulder Valley Vision Therapy Center in Boulder, Colorado. Jen talks about fun games that parents can play with your kids for visual development, what it means to have visual skills and a 3D visual experience, and her wonderful series of visual therapy picture books.

Even with Blindness, She Can See with Linda Joy Wirth (Episode #51)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Linda Joy Wirth, a blind since birth motivational speaker, social worker, singer, actress and author. Linda talks about not letting anyone try to convince you of what you can do or who you can be, and sharing your story to overcome fear and find connection with those different from ourselves. She also talks about her challenges and triumphs, her career in acting, and her inspiring autobiographical memoir Just Because I am Blind Does Not Mean I Can’t See.

Building a Village of Connection and Community for Our Kids’ Well-Being and Mental Health with Lauren Ross (Episode #50)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Lauren Ross, certified Dare to Lead Facilitator with the Brené Brown Education and Research Group, founder of Project Village, licensed clinical social worker, and leader in the field of school mental health. Lauren talks about building connection and community online and in schools for parents and kids’ well-being and mental health, teaching social and emotional skills to students and how we can be good digital citizens. She also discussed her online group Project Village, a community space for sharing resources, support and inspiration that helped people stay strong through the pandemic and beyond.

The Rhythm Compass Visualization: A New Way of Seeing Music with Curtis Madigan (Episode #49)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Curtis Madigan, aka The Rhythm Doctor. He is a multi-instrumentalist, educator, coach to platinum-selling artists, the founder and CEO of Sound Formation, and a graduate of Berklee College of Music. Curtis talks about rhythm and visualization, and how we can utilize his own creations The Rhythm Compass and The Sound Formation Method to see and learn about music in a new and surprising way.

Be All Ears for CAPD and the Able Kids Foundation with Dr. Megan Locke (Episode #48)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Megan Locke, Executive Director of the Able Kids Foundation, an organization that aims to improve lives and expand opportunities for individuals with central auditory processing disorder (CAPD). Dr. Megan talks about recognizing CAPD, how it affects our listening and concentration especially in children, and what management approaches are available for it.

Visual Snow Syndrome: When You’re Seeing Static, How Do You Treat It? With Dr. Charles Shidlofsky (Episode #47)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Charles Shidlofsky, founder and Center Director of Neuro-Vision Associates of North Texas, and founder and current president of the International Sports Vision Association. Dr. S talks about neurodevelopmental vision problems, particularly Visual Snow Syndrome or VSS, a disorder that causes you to see static, among other symptoms. He also discusses tests and treatments for VSS.

Lights-On Vision: Use the Energy of Your Passion to Gain Clarity and Create Your Future with Cathy Hawk (Episode #46)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Cathy Hawk, veteran energy coach, creator of the Lights-On Learning Method, and the Founding Director of Clarity International. Cathy talks about using Lights-On vision to recognize your passion and use energy to guide your choices as you create your future. She also describes the importance of when to say yes and no, taking charge of your life’s script, having resilience, and how talking about passion makes people light up to create positive physiological reactions.

Inner Vision: A Path to Emotional Health with Dr. Deb Sandella (Episode #45)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Deb Sandella, award-winning psychotherapist, international bestselling author, and university professor. She is also the originator of the groundbreaking RIM (Regenerating Images in Memory) Method, a neuroscience tool proven to reduce stress and improve quality of life. She talks about how inner vision and looking inward leads to emotional health, and how you can use the RIM Method for instant insight, rapid healing, and personal transformation. You will even get to try a short mini-RIM session as you listen to the show!

Championing Equity in Healthcare for Special Olympic Athletes with Jeff Clark and Megan Scremin (Episode #44)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Jeff Clark and Megan Scremin. Jeff is a Special Olympics Colorado athlete for 30 years, and was recognized as SOCO’s Hall of Fame Male Athlete of the Year in 2019. Megan Scremin is the President & CEO of Special Olympics Colorado that serves nearly 16,000 athletes. Together they talk about building equity in healthcare for people and Special Olympic athletes with IDD (Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities). Know more about Special Olympics Colorado and the Healthy Athletes program, and even find out how you can volunteer and support!

The Possibility to HEAL Anything with Dr. Sarah Marshall (Episode #43)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Sarah Marshall, naturopathic physician, holistic health coach and podcast host. She talks about holistic healing and naturopathic philosophy, what it takes to heal and how healing looks like, and her own healing journey from childhood illness and her father’s death.

The Power of Visualization for Top Performance in Sports, Music and Any Endeavor with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein (Episode #42)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight continues her series on the power of visualization. On this show, Dr. Lynn talks about utilizing visualization for top performance in sports, music and any endeavor. She provides some scripts we can use to encourage and teach visualization to people of different age groups, and discusses the importance of the See It, Say It, Do It process of mental training. Along with the real-life champions she quoted in the show, she reminds us about telling ourselves that we are all winners who can transform our lives.

The Power of Visualization (Part 3) – A Special Visualization Meditation Technique with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein (Episode #41)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight continues to the third episode of her series on the power of visualization. On this show, Dr. Lynn provides a visualization meditation technique that you can use in many areas of your life. She calls it Visualization Inside The Body. You can use this when you are preparing for a sporting event, a musical challenge, getting ready for school or even a big test. Consider this visualization: if you could do something with no fear and no limitations, what would that be like? Let Dr. Lynn teach you this powerful technique and allow visualization to transform your life.

Resilience and How to Persevere in the Face of Devastation with Sarah Metsch (Episode #40)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sarah Metsch, a strong and resilient Disability Rights advocate, activist, and public speaker supporting inclusion, civil rights and equality for all. She was diagnosed with spina bifida as a child and endured a severe spinal cord injury as an adult. Today she passionately talks about her resilience through physical, mental, and emotional challenges while staying centered and practicing self-care through devastating loss, in the hopes that her story will encourage others to find their resilience and light, especially during turbulent times.

Gaining Confidence in Your Body and the Dance Floor of Life with Elizabeth Marberry (Episode #39)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Elizabeth Marberry, a dance studio CEO, podcaster and former professional dancer who built her six-figure dance studio business, Wedding Dance Coach, from a Craiglist ad and a brilliant idea. She talks about the struggle of girls and women with body image, and how to gain confidence in your body and the dance floor, literally and in life. Her company has won The Knot’s Best of Weddings Award for the past 8 years and has been featured in The New York Times, Voyage Denver, and Wedding Wire.

Truths and Advice about Accommodations for Visual Disabilities with Dr. David Damari (Episode #38)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. David Damari, professor of clinical optometry and a consultant that help testing organizations and licensing boards to comply with disability laws for candidates who claim visual disabilities. He talks about visual disabilities, and the truths and his advice for patients and healthcare professionals regarding accommodations for them.

Get Your Home Organized The Major Mom Way with Angela Cody-Rouget (Episode #37)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Angela Cody-Rouget, a.k.a. Major Mom, to talk about home organizing through the Major Mom Method, and the impacts of having a disorderly home. She is the founder and owner of Major Organizers, a residential organizing company. She spent 14 years in the US Air Force as a satellite commander and missileer where she attained the rank of Major, hence her nickname Major Mom.

Integrated Approach to Vision and Vision Care with Dr. Randy Schulman (Episode #36)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Randy Schulman, integrative optometrist and owner at EyeCare Associates, PC. She talks about the integrated approach to vision and vision care, ways to improve vision and overall well-being, and even the spiritual aspects of vision.

Accelerating Women’s Leadership Worldwide with Jerrie Ueberle (Episode #35)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Jerrie Ueberle, founder of World Academy for the Future of Women, and founder and president of Global Interactions, Inc., a nonprofit organization that was granted Special Consultative Status with the United Nations. She talks about accelerating women’s leadership worldwide and the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

Improving the Life for People with Rare Diseases Through Courageous Faces with Trish Morris (Episode #34)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Trish Morris, president, founder and CEO of Courageous Faces Foundation, and volunteer in the Special Olympics for 20 years. She talks about improving the quality of life for people with rare and severe medical conditions, and how we can do our part in helping them through Courageous Faces Foundation.

Why Vision Assessment is Crucial to Treatment of Developmental Delay and Autism Spectrum Disorders with Patricia Lemer (Episode #33)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Patricia Lemer, co-founder of Developmental Delay Resources, licensed professional counselor, educational diagnostician, author, podcast host and well-known for her Total Load Theory of autism. She talks about why a full vision assessment is crucial to the understanding and treatment of developmental delay and autism spectrum disorders in children.

Staying Positive in a Negative World with Therese Paul (Episode #32)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Therese Paul, a registered dietitian, professional speaker, certified professional coach, international bestselling author, and the owner of Define Health Wellness Coaching. She talks about staying positive in a negative world and discusses easy ways on how to retrain our brains to focus on the positive.

The Surprising Ways Your Mental Health and Eye Vision Affect Each Other with Dr. Noah Tannen (Episode #31)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Noah Tannen, specialist in vision therapy, neuro-optometric rehabilitation, and myopia control. This is his second appearance in the show and he talks about how your mental health can affect your vision, and how visual dysfunction can affect your mental health. (Check out his first talk here about myopia control.) Dr. Noah is also a host of Continuing Education lectures around the country, and co-author of the book, “A Parent’s Guide to Raising Children with Healthy Vision.”

Acquired Brain Injury and The Roles of Vision, Technology and Collaboration in Management and Treatment with Dr. Tina Esposito (Episode #30)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Tina Esposito, Medical Director for the Therapy Institute at the Midwestern University-Arizona College of Optometry. She talks about acquired brain injury, its identification, and the roles of vision, technology and collaborating with an interdisciplinary team for management and treatment.

The Power of Visualization (Part 2) - Utilizing Visualization For Academic Success with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein (Episode #29)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight continues her series on the power of visualization. On the second episode, she talks about utilizing visualization for academic success. She discusses how powerful visualization can help with reading, spelling, math and creative writing, and how to test anxiety and stress.

The ABC Process for Clarifying and Manifesting Your Desires with Linda Powers-Leviton (Episode #28)

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Linda Powers-Leviton, author, therapist, and director of the West Coast operations of the Gifted Development Center. She talks about the ABC process for clarifying and manifesting your desires.

Live a More Meaningful Life By Embracing Death and Ritual with Jamie Sarche

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Jamie Sarche, seasoned speaker, active advocate and officer for several causes and community services in Denver, and director of Feldman Mortuary. She talks about embracing death and the rituals that go with preparing for it. Her calling is helping people be less afraid of death, and by facing mortality, one can live a better, more meaningful life.

The Power of Visualization (Part 1) with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight starts her series on the power of visualization. On this first episode, she talks about the basics of visualization—its definition, method and impact—and the importance of neuroplasticity. Take your first steps in learning about this life-changing technique!

Creating Extraordinary Social and Emotional Groups for Kids with Craig Knippenberg

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Craig Knippenberg, a multi-awarded mental health consultant, author, podcast host, creator of CONNECT Social Skills Group Program, and founder of Colorado’s largest private mental health practice in child and adolescent neurobehavioral disorders. He talks about his extraordinary work of creating social and emotional groups for kids.

Stand Out and Take Action Through Personal Development Mastery with Agi Keramidas

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Agi Keramidas, podcaster, knowledge broker, and host of global top podcast Personal Development Mastery. He talks about personal development and his venture of helping coaches launch their own top-quality podcast. His mission is to influence and inspire people to stand out and take action towards the next level of their lives.

What is Myopia and How Do You Control It? With Dr. Noah Tannen

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Noah Tannen, a specialist in vision therapy, neuro-optometric rehabilitation, and myopia control. He talks about myopia and how to control and manage it. He is also a host of Continuing Education lectures around the country, and a co-author of the book, A Parent’s Guide to Raising Children with Healthy Vision.

The Importance of Vision Therapy for the Gifted with Dr. Linda Silverman

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Linda Silverman, a licensed clinical and counseling psychologist, and the founder and director of the Institute for the Study of Advanced Development and its subsidiary, Gifted Development Center. She talks about the importance of vision therapy for gifted and twice exceptional children, adolescents and adults.

Celebrate Vision and Learning Month and Discover the InfantSEE Program with Dr. Jennifer Zolman

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Jennifer Zolman, multi-awarded optometrist, owner and CEO of the Draisin Vision Group. She is also actively affiliated with different optometric organizations. She talks about Vision and Learning Month in August and the InfantSEE Program. She also sheds light on why 20/20 vision may not be enough, and the importance of regular and comprehensive eye exams.

Special Education Advocates and School Supports for Children’s Learning Differences and Vision Issues with Roxanne Bradley

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Roxanne Bradley, a special education advocate, and the president and founder of Learning Differences World. She talks about the role of special education advocates in ensuring schools provide supports for children’s learning differences and vision issues. She also provides insights on educational supports through an Individualized Education Program and 504 Plan.

Understanding Our Primitive Reflex Codes That Affect Sensory Development and Vision Skills with Patti Andrich

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Patti Andrich, an internationally honored occupational and vision therapist, researcher and author. She is also the founder of the Sensory Foundations Program, and co-founder of The Vision Development Team. She talks about our primitive reflexes and coding system that lay the foundation of our sensory development, and particularly how these reflex codes support the development of vision skills.

Sports Vision and Rehabilitation of Vision After a Sports-Related Concussion with Dr. Alex Andrich

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Alex Andrich, an optometrist, performance vision coach and lecturer. He is the co-founder of The Vision Development Team and the International Sports Vision Association. He talks about sports vision, vision skills and vision rehabilitation after sports-related concussions.

PsycheHike and The Power of Movement to Heal Body, Mind and Spirit with Dr. Audrey Boxwell

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Audrey Boxwell, a psychotherapist and pastoral counselor. She talks about the program she developed called PsycheHike® that focuses on walking, hiking and all kinds of movement to heal the body, mind and spirit. According to Audrey, “Walking beside patients levels the playing field, eliminating the hierarchy existing in traditional office settings. This, coupled with the forward action of walking and or hiking, serve as a perfect metaphor toward possibilities, rather than getting stuck in the past, focusing on missed opportunities or long held negative beliefs.”

Learn the Importance of Eye Exams through the Documentary “Open Your Eyes” with Dr. Kerry Gelb

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Kerry Gelb, optometrist, producer of the documentary “Open Your Eyes” and host of the Open Your Eyes Podcast. He talks about his documentary “Open Your Eyes” and explained why it’s so important to have our eyes examined, and how optometrists can now see almost 300 systemic diseases in the eye. He also discussed the importance of nutrition and doing eye exams in person.

Building Relationships and Community Through Jewish Explorers with Cindy Coons

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Cindy Coons, founder and director of Jewish Explorers. Cindy talks about her program that welcomes Jewish and Interfaith families with preschool and elementary school-aged children.

Ending The Senseless Visual Struggle with Dr. Nancy Torgerson

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Nancy Torgerson, founder and owner of Alderwood Vision Therapy to talk about her journey in optometry/vision therapy, ending the visual struggle and how vision affects learning. Nancy, or Dr. T, is also an adjunct professor and co-author of The Essential Playbook, Maximizing Outcomes in Optometric Vision Therapy.

How To Gain Clarity, Courage and Confidence with Dr. Sam Berne

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Sam Berne, a thought leader in the field of Behavioral/Holistic Optometry and Vision Therapy. He is also an author, researcher, facilitator, teacher and podcast host. This show is a simulcast with the EyeClarity Podcast with Dr. Sam Berne where Dr. Lynn talks about her book, Expand Your Vision: How to Gain Clarity, Courage, and Confidence.

The Brilliance of Visualization in a 7-Year Old Kid with Sierra Simon

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sierra Simon, 7-year old, 1st Grader and “brilliant” granddaughter of Dr. Lynn. They talk about what visualization means to a kid like her and how she uses it in writing stories.

A Mission of Inclusion and Unlimited Community with Sharon Lewis

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sharon Lewis, an inspiring friend, traveler and survivor of colorectal cancer. Sharon talks about her mission to be the one who makes a difference in inclusion. Living in Peru for five years of her childhood opened a unique aperture on inclusion. It gave her a very different experience to speak from than what her American peers would have had. She reflects on the idea of unlimited community and what it can do to humanity. She also shares her journey of healing from colorectal cancer that led to empowerment not only for herself but also her community.

Developing Sight and Vision with Sandra Beck

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sandra Beck, an author, coach, speaker, radio host, entrepreneur and philanthropist. This show is a simulcast with the podcast Motherhood Talks with Sandra Beck where they talk about developing sight and vision. A pioneer in vision therapy and developmental optometry, Dr. Lynn Hellerstein has helped thousands of children and adults improve their vision and transform their lives through vision therapy and visual brain training.

Sandra Beck is the president of Beck Multimedia. She teaches all of her clients how to maximize their lives by using the power of the internet coupled with the drive of their passions to create the lifestyle of their dreams.

The 6th Grader and Her Surprising Experiences with Visualization with Edina Harmon

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Edina Harmon, honor roll student, active athlete, baker, and Dr. Lynn’s delightful granddaughter. Dr. Lynn and Edina talk about how to use visualization in your life—even as an 11-year old middle-school 6th grader!

How Expansion Thinking Led to the Sock It To Em Sock Campaign with Sue Lee

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sue Lee, the co-founder of Sock It To Em Sock Campaign. She talks about her practice of expansion thinking by asking what if, what else and why not. She discussed how she applied it to her vision of providing new socks for those in need and how she took that vision beyond the original concept.

Sock It To Em Sock Campaign is a public charity whose mission is to provide new socks for men, women and children who are experiencing homelessness and/or are in need. It began in 2012 and to date has collected 859,000 pairs of socks that have been distributed in 41 states.

Matching Your Inner Vision with Your Outer Vision with Erin Kerry

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Erin Kerry, host of Sparking Wholeness podcast, a certified integrative nutrition health coach and self-proclaimed “brain health nerd.” This show is a simulcast with the podcast Sparking Wholeness with Erin Kerry where they talk about vision and visualization. Dr. Lynn shares insights on the power of matching your inner vision with your outer vision.

Erin Kerry is the owner of Sparking Wholeness and works as an integrative health coach at Living Well Tyler.

Returning to Oneself with Sariel Beckenstein

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sariel Beckenstein, a certified life coach and EFT master practitioner. Sariel and Lynn start a conversation about returning to oneself. He discusses what kind of relationship his parents had that gave him different kinds of trauma. Sariel talks about how he supports and helps people track the love of their dreams and find their way back to themself. He believes that returning to self will grant you inner peace and attain the freedom of life.

The Impact of Vision and Visualization with Leigh Richardson

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Leigh Richardson, an author, licensed counselor, podcast host, international speaker, and founder and clinical director of The Brain Performance Center in Dallas. This show is a simulcast with the podcast In Your Head with Leigh Richardson where Dr. Lynn talks about the impact of having excellent vision, the power of visualization, and vision rehabilitative therapy.

As a brain health expert, Leigh Richardson regularly contributes to radio and television stations across the nation. She is also the author of the book Turn Your Brain On – To Get Your Game On. She is the founder and clinical director of The Brain Performance Center, a brain and mental health clinic specializing in a combination of psychotherapy programs like counseling and performance coaching, and neurotherapy treatments like neurofeedback and bio regulation therapy.

Expand Your Vision with Dr. Fred Moss

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Dr. Fred Moss, a psychiatrist, speaker, coach and podcast host, to talk about how to expand your vision and Dr. Lynn’s exciting goals for creating the Vision Beyond Sight podcast. She discusses her experience with different patients, and not only does she want to correct their vision outside but also their vision inside.

Dr. Fred Moss is a psychiatrist with nearly 40 years of clinical experience. He helps out thousands of people to regain their voice, be heard, and courageously embrace their humanity. And often without the use of medications or drug treatment.

Creating Meaningful Jewish Moments Through PJ Library with Bethany Friedlander

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Bethany Friedlander, manager of PJ Library and a long-time Jewish educator. Bethany talks about her work in PJ Library at JEWISHcolorado. She is passionate about Jewish education for young people, about literacy, and about the role that families can play when they take an active role in their children’s Jewish learning and lives.

PJ Library’s mission is connecting families, raising Jewish children with Jewish content books, and creating opportunities to allow parents to connect with each other to create meaningful Jewish experiences. It is a worldwide program that sends free Jewish children’s books to families every month.

Recreating a Vision for Your Life After Loss with Sandra Beck

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein of Vision Beyond Sight speaks with Sandra Beck, an author, coach, speaker, radio host, entrepreneur and philanthropist. Sandra discusses the importance of your vision for your future and how your awareness of it and even changing it after a loss can transform the course of your life, especially after a loss.

Sandra Beck is the president of Beck Multimedia. She teaches all of her clients how to maximize their lives by using the power of the internet coupled with the drive of their passions to create the lifestyle of their dreams.

Dr. Fred Moss

December 29, 2021

The Eyes Are the Windows of the Soul with Lynn Hellerstein

Welcome To Humanity -Dr. Lynn joins Dr. Fred Moss to discuss how crucial all our senses are, especially our vision.

November 10, 2021

OEP Interview of Greats In Vision Therapy

Dr. Brad Habermehl interviews Dr. Lynn Hellerstein as one of the Greatest in Vision Therapy

Open Your Eyes Podcast

November 4, 2021

Open Your Eyes Podcast

Dr. Kerry highlights my 40+ years of work in vision therapy including my newest book, Expand Your Vision:  How to Gain Clarity, Courage and Confidence. 

Heal the Podcast

October 21, 2021

HEAL The Podcast

Dr. Marshall, who has a doctorate in naturopathic medicine, explores my own personal health journey.

Dr. Sam Berne

August 26, 2021

Eye Clarity Podcast with Dr. Sam Berne

Dr. Sam Berne interviews Dr. Lynn regarding new book: Expand Your Vision: How to Gain Clarity, Courage, and Confidence.

Dr. Judith Briles-AuthorU

July 22, 2021

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein joins host Judith Briles, The Book Shepherd

It’s all about using visualization to: -increase your author success-use tips to unblock writer’s block-eliminate author burnout -reduce anxiety created by author overwhelm. AuthorU-Your Guide to Book Publishing podcast.