Websites, Groups, Blogs

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Vision Therapy Success Stories

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Strabismus and Amblyopia

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Facebook Group: Vision Therapy Parents Unite

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Vision & Concussion

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Retained Primitive Reflexes & Child Development

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Optometry's Role in Autism Spectrum Disorders

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Books to Read

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Jillian's Story: How Vision Therapy Changed my Daughter's Life

By: Robin Benoit with Jillian Benoit

Dear Jillian: Vision Therapy Changed My Life Too

By: Jillian Benoit and Robin Benoit

When Your Child Struggles - The Myths of 20/20 Vision

By: David Cook

Crossed & Lazy Eyes - Myths, Misconceptions and Truths

By: Pilar Vergara, Translation by Linda Sanet

A Parent Guide to Strabismus, Eye Muscle Surgery and Vision Therapy

By: Dr. Steven J. Gallop

Fixing My Gaze

By: Dr. Susan Barry

A scientist's journey through vision therapy as an adult with strabismus. 

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The Hidden Link Between Vision and Learning

Why Millions of Learning-Disabled Children Are Misdiagnosed

By: Wendy Beth Rosen

Your Child's Vision

By: Richard Kavner, OD

A Teacher's Window Into the Child's Mind

By: Sally Goddard

How to Develop Your Child's Intelligence

By: Gerry Getman

How Behavioural Optometry Can Unlock Your Child's Potential

Identifying and Overcoming Blocks to Concentration, Self-Esteem, and School Success with Vision Therapy

By: Joel H. Warshowsky

The Ghost in My Brain

How A Concussion Stole My Life And How The New Science of Brain Plasticity Helped Me Get It Back

By: Dr. Clark Elliott, Ph.D.

Videos

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"20/20 Isn't Everything"

A short video perfect for teachers and parents to help them understand how difficult it is being in a classroom with a vision problem. 

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The Impact of Concussion on Vision

To help bring about better professional and public awareness for the impact of concussions on the visual system and the lives of those who suffer from these injuries. Leading developmental vision and rehabilitation experts from around the US discuss the impact of vision problems due to a concussive injury. 

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Curing Learning Related Vision Problems

In this TED talk, Dr. Vicky Vandervort explains what it is like for a person to have eyes that work but do so inefficiently causing the person to exert extreme effort to see. When this occurs, people, especially children, do not realize the drain on their brain. They try hard, but appear not to be trying at all. 

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Overlooking our Vision

In this TEDx Talk, Dr. Cam McCroden talks about how sight is something many of us take for granted, but he shows us that there are many aspects of sight that are simply overlooked and can have a massive impact on our quality of life.

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A CPA speaks out on her life's struggle with esotropia

How Vision Therapy changed her life.

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Dr. Sue Barry speaks about Fixing My Gaze

In this TEDx Talk, Dr. Susan Barry speaks about her experience with vision therapy as an adult, and what it was like to experience 3D vision for the first time.

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Research

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A Binocular Approach to Treating Amblyopia: Anti-Suppression Therapy

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A New Form of Rapid Binocular Plasticity in Adult with Amblyopia

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Amblyopia and Binocular Vision

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Binocular Vision in Amblyopia: Structure, Suppression and Plasticity

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Perceptual Learning Improves Visual Performance in Juvenile Amblyopia

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Self-perception of Children With Amblyopia and Its Association With Reading Speed and Motor Skills

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Emotional and ADD-like behavior problems in children linked to common vision problem

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Accommodation’s 3-A’s: The Triple Play for Reading and Learning

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Visual Tracking and Academic Performance

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ADD/ADHD: The vision connection and the drug-free treatment of choice

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Why all children with ADD/ADHD or adverse academic behaviors should have a binocular vision exam

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Vision Diagnoses Are Common After Concussion in Adolescents

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Vergence dysfunction in mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI): a review.

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A Randomized Clinical Trial of Treatments for Symptomatic Convergence Insufficiency in Children

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Research Summaries on Vision Therapy

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