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Dr. Lynn Hellerstein – Vision & Learning Video at SECO

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein – Vision & Learning Video at SECO

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Northern CO Education Forum

Exploring current theories and concepts in today’s educational system.  Speakers include:

20/20 is NOT Perfectr Vision-Insights to Successful Learnin – Lynn Hellerstein, O.D., FCOVD FAAO (Author, International speaker, Adjunct professor)

The State of Education in Colorado- Toby King, (Deputy Executive Director, State of CO)

Be Ready Campain – Karen Rattenborg, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, CSU)

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Vision & ADHD

One of the country’s leading authorities on ADHD, Dr. Vincent Monastra holds a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and is the Director of the FPI Attention Disorders Clinic in Endicott, NY. Dr. Monastra relates his approach. He notes that another kind of problem that isn’t picked up on routine evaluation, or even lab work done by […]

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National Vision Month

A Surprising Solution for Struggling Kids! Have you had your child’s vision checked each year before school?

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Uncorrected Farsightedness Linked to Literacy Deficits in Preschoolers

“A study funded by the National Eye Institute (NEI), part of the National Institutes of Health, has shown that uncorrected farsightedness (hyperopia) in preschool children is associated with significantly worse performance on a test of early literacy.”

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Eye Focusing and Eye Teaming Resource for Parents, Educators and Other Professionals

The Binocular Vision, Perception and Pediatric Optometry Section of the American Academy of Optometry released a position paper titled, “Optometric Care of the Struggling Student: For Parents, Educators and Other Professionals.” Access the full paper at http://bit.ly/17uoVCw.

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Using Vision Therapy to Improve Your Schoolwork

This is an EXCELLENT resource on the importance of vision therapy to help the struggling student become more successful.

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Vision & Learning Connection – TED Video

Thanks to Dr. Keith Holland for a great video on TedX By Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Colorado Optometrist in Vision Therapy

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The Dyslexic Advantage

Congratulations to Drs. Fernette & Brock Eide for the release of their new book, The Dyslexic Advantage.  They bring a refreshing new look at “dyslexia”, which is a term not consistently defined or utilized within educational circles. Rather than dyslexia being a condition to be “overcome“, the Eides emphasize that dyslexia is a condition reflecting a […]

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Success Story

Thanks so my esteemed colleague, Dr. Dom Maino, for his blog post of a touching vision therapy success story. Remember, August is Vision & Learning Month. Check out COVD.org for more information. By Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Colorado Optometrist in Vision Therapy and Visual Processing

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