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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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Sports vision training

Enhancing Sports Performance – Testing & Training

This video workshop  will provide the opportunity to learn about the impact of enhancing visual skills for sports and optimal performance. An overview of the visual sports performance evaluation will be presented. Specific cutting-edge vision training techniques/technology are highlighted utilizing videos, demonstrations, and hands-on experiences to enhance sports performance of athletes of all levels. Gain […]

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Visualization for School

Visualization-New Strategies for Improving Reading, Spelling & Creative Writing Skills-Part 2/3

Learn specific visualization strategies to help improve reading comprehension and fluency, spelling, creative writing, and math facts. Help your child/ patient with two of the biggest school stressors …homework and test anxiety.

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See It. Say It. Do It!

Visualization – A Multi-sensory Approach- Video presentation-Part 1

Experience the power of a multi-sensory approach to visualization utilizing seeing, hearing, touch, smell and taste imagery as well as body sensation. Beneficial for your patients, family and self!

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Want to Improve Your Sports Games? Experience Sports Vision Training

Come try out the newest technology professional & amateur athletes are using to enhance their:

  • Reaction Speed
  • Accuracy
  • Anticipation
  • 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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Dr. Lynn Hellerstein – Vision & Learning Video at SECO

Dr. Lynn Hellerstein – Vision & Learning Video at SECO

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Concussion: How Vision IS Impacted

An estimated 1.6 million to 3.8 million sports-related traumatic brain injuries occur each year.  Traumatic brain injury (concussion) is the signature injury of the current wars.  In addition, many athletes are now beginning to see the impact of traumatic brain injury (concussion) on their sports, education and work.

This FREE workshop presents the common visual problems association with traumatic brain injury. Rehabilitative vision therapy treatment for patients with brain injury, utilizing lenses, prisms, occlusion and vision therapy, are presented through interactive experiences and case presentations.

FREE and open to the public. Seating is limited. Please call 303-850-9499 to reserve your place.

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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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Convergence insufficieny

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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