How Behavioral Optometry Can Unlock Your Child's Potential
160 pages
2012
ISBN: 9781849058810

Contents

How Behavioral Optometry Can Unlock Your Child's Potential: Identifying and Overcoming Blocks to Concentration, Self-Esteem and School Success with Vision Therapy

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Joel H Warshowsky

Visual dysfunctions can limit children's concentration, self esteem and school success as they struggle to understand fundamentals such as colours, letters and how to judge distance.

With the right help, these obstacles can be overcome, allowing children to reach their full potential and see the world clearly. This accessible book explores how visual problems develop and how they can be reversed through effective and efficient visual therapy. It breaks down myths surrounding visual dysfunction and explains in straightforward terms the various conditions that could be impacting a child's perception, even if they have perfect sight. The visual therapy used in behavioral optometry retrains the brain to perform visual skills more effectively. In these pages there is clear guidance on the array of therapies, techniques and aids available, all of which can make a profound difference to a child's life.

This introductory guide to behavioral optometry will be a welcome resource for parents and professionals in search of options to help a child who is experiencing visual problems.

  • Accessible overview of options for addressing visual problems in children
  • Explains how treatments can improve attention, self esteem and academic success
  • Empowers parents and professionals working with children struggling with failure to overcome visual obstacles
  • Written by Behavioral Optometrist and pioneering academic with over 35 years' experience
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