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 […]
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Championing Equity in Healthcare for Special Olympic Athletes with Jeff Clark and Megan Scremin (Episode #44)
Come try out the newest technology professional & amateur athletes are using to enhance their:
- Reaction Speed
- Field Awareness
- Mental Toughness
- And more
WHO SHOULD COME: Parents, educators, health care professionals
SPEAKERS: Lynn F. Hellerstein, O.D., FCOVD, FAAO & Vision Therapy Department Staff
Most sports heavily rely on vision input. The eyes lead and the body follows. This important information tells the athlete how far away things are, how hard to hit the ball, how far to shoot for a basket and where you are on the court or field of play. Topics being discussed during this meeting include:
- The newest technology in sensory training including Nike Vapor Strobe Specs
- How to identify athletes with potential vision problems
- Importance of proper eye safety in sports
- Visual processes important to athletic performance
- How vision training can improve athletic performance
FREE and open to the public. Seating is limited. Please call 303-850-9499 to reserve your place.
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