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Fears create obstacles and often stop you from moving forward in life.

Meet Joni … A Doctor Whose Perfectionism Almost Paralyzed Her

Fears create obstacles and often stop you from moving forward in life. Sometimes, change can be made without having a sledgehammer fall on you. For many, just a few minutes can alter the way you think, feel, even act. Taking the first step requires the clarity and focus of what you desire woven with the […]

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Many kids are misdiagnosed as having learning disabilities.

Did you know that 80% of learning is visual? Yet one out of four children in the U.S. has an undiagnosed visual problem that impacts his or her learning? Many of these kids are diagnosed or misdiagnosed as having learning disabilities, Attention Deficit Disorder, dyslexia, or poor motivation. In addition, 70% of patients who have […]

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See It. Say It. Do It!

Why visualizing images is so important for young readers, and how to foster the skill

Washington Post writer, Danna Lorch, writes a wonderful article about “Why visualizing images is so important for young readers, and how to foster the skill”. My first award-winning book, See It. Say It. Do It!  explores the power of visualizing for kids…not only for reading but also for spelling, math, creative writing, sports, stress management, etc.  […]

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Does Your Child Struggle in School? The Critical Link between Vision & Learning

LEARN:
  • Learn about the critical links between vision, learning, & success in school
  • Gain a better understanding of how vision therapy works
  • Learn about who can benefit from vision therapy including children & adults with:
    • Vision/visual perceptual concerns
    • Tracking and eye-hand coordination difficulties
    • Crossed/lazy eye
    • Visual discomfort when reading or using the computer
WHO SHOULD COME:
  • Parents
  • Educators
  • Vision Therapists
  • Other health care professionals
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Back to school eye exams

School’s not out forever: Why ‘back-to-school’ exams are crucial this year

Back to school eye exams are important for ensuring not only overall healthy visual function but also that students understand the importance of adhering to good eye health hygiene and are appropriately seeking care when issues do arise, such as red or pink eyes.

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Dr. Lynn Hellerstein – Vision & Learning Video at SECO

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein – Vision & Learning Video at SECO

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SECO International (Southern Council of Optometrists) Lectures

I’m honored to be one of many excellent presenters at the SECO 2020 Congress.

My lectures include:

Vision therapy Grand Rounds

Enhancing Sports Performance:  Testing and Training

Our Children’s Crisis:  The Role of Vision and Learning

 

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Frequency of Visual Deficits in Children With Developmental Dyslexia

There is an unmistakable association with vision problems, not corrected with glasses or contacts alone, involving binocular vision, oculomotor, accommodation and visual processing linked with children who have […]

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Get IEP Help- Live Interview with Dr. Lynn Hellerstein

Get IEP Help Live! guest is Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, author of “See It, Say It, Do It,” and a pioneer in vision therapy & developmental optometry.

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Child Decoded- Great Reference!

The lead editor of this helpful “owner’s manual” for parents serving as effective advocates for their child is Robin E McEvoy, a developmental neuropsychologist practicing in Denver, Colorado.

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