Is there more than one type of Vision Therapy ?

Yes. Not all vision therapy programs are the same. Differences in the approach to vision therapy can be as diverse as the doctors who provide it. Make sure you understand what you can expect from the program and how goals will be achieved.

Can Vision Therapy help children with learning problems ?

Yes. Vision therapy can be an important part of the overall treatment of a child’s learning problem. Vision and sensorimotor deficits can cause eyestrain, headaches, blurred or double vision, loss of place while reading, and difficulty maintaining attention on close work. Even intelligent, highly motivated children can be severely handicapped by these problems in the academic environment.

Are Computers used in Vision Therapy ?

Yes. The computer has produced major advancements in the administration of vision therapy. State-of-the-art technology and software allows vision therapist to offer patients challenging programs for the enhancement of eye teaming, focusing, binocularity and convergence skills, and perceptual-cognitive skills, etc.