Vision Therapy for Math: Success Stories

Personal stories from adults and children who improved their math scores following Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Scott Before Scott was tested by Dr. X, he struggled in [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Spelling: Success Stories

Real life stories of children with spelling difficulties, where an underlying visual problem was diagnosed and treated with Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Aimee, age 11 When Aimee [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Reading Improvement: Success Stories

Real life stories of children with reading difficulties, where an underlying visual problem was diagnosed and treated with Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Spencer, age 13 Spence is [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for School: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children who struggled academically before completing a program of Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Schedule an appointment with a vision therapy eye doctor so [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Handwriting and Fine-Motor Control: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children who had poor handwriting and fine motor skills prior to Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Jimmy, age 11 When Jimmy first came [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Adults: Success Stories

Personal stories from adults whose lives have been enhanced with Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Contact a vision therapy eye doctor near you so that you can be apart of these success stories. I have always had problems reading and found out that Vision Therapy would [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for “Slow Learners”: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children labeled as “slow learners” when an underlying vision problem was causing their learning difficulties. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Alli, age 10 We initiated [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for “Laziness”: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children who were mislabeled as "lazy", when a vision problem was the underlying cause. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Julian, age 11 Julian has always [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Self Confidence: Success Stories

Real life stories of children who struggled with self confidence as a result of an underlying vision problem. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Jason, age 11 I believe that Jason [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Fatigue: Success Stories

Real life stories of adults and children who experienced eye fatigue from prolonged near vision tasks before completing a program of Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection.   Since Vision Therapy, Dylan feels that "everything is easier," and she experiences much less eye fatigue and stress. Although [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Dizziness: Success Stories

Stories of adults and children who suffered from dizziness or motion sickness prior to completing a program of Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. If you would like your child [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Blurred Vision: Success Stories

Stories of adults and children who sought to improve their vision clarity with Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection.   Andrew My name is Andrew B. and I am currently a student at the University of Massachusetts. My vision always bothered me as a child, and I've [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Music: Success Stories

Personal stories from adults and children who enhanced their musical performance with Vision Therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Matt Prior to Vision Therapy, Matt had double and triple vision, [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Eye-Hand Coordination: Success Stories

Real life stories of children who had poor eye-hand coordination skills before completing a program of vision therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Contact a vision therapy eye doctor near you so [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Headaches: Success Stories

Real life stories of children and adults who suffered from headaches before completing a vision therapy program. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Contact a vision therapy eye doctor near you so [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Handwriting: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children with handwriting difficulties before completing a program of vision therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Jimmy, age 11 When Jimmy first came in for [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Homework Difficulties: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children who struggled to complete their homework before completing a program of vision therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Rik, age 8 At school, my [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for 20/20 Vision: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children who have 20/20 vision, and still benefited from vision therapy. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Holly, age 9 At the beginning of my daughter [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Eye Turns: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children diagnosed with an eye turn (strabismus). *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Schedule an appointment with a vision therapy eye doctor so that your child can be [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Eye Tracking: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children diagnosed with eye tracking difficulties. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Schedule an appointment with a vision therapy eye doctor so that your child can be apart [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Double Vision: Success Stories

Personal stories from adults and children diagnosed with double vision. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Schedule an appointment with a vision therapy eye doctor so that your child can be apart of [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Depth Perception: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents and children. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Schedule an appointment with a vision therapy eye doctor so that your child can be apart of these success stories. Alix, [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Learning Difficulties: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children with learning difficulties. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Julie, 12 Julie started out with scores in the Severe Deficit to Significant Deficit range with [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Special Education: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children in special education. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Marc, age 7 My son was having trouble in school. He would flip letters in words. [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Gifted Learning Difficulty (GLD): Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children diagnosed with GLD. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in.   Yehuda, age 6 Two years ago I walked into a doctor's office with a child that, [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Dyslexia: Success Stories

Personal stories from parents of children diagnosed with dyslexia. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Contact a vision therapy eye doctor near you so that your child can be apart of these success [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Autism: Success Stories

Personal stories of children with autism who completed vision therapy for underlying vision problems.  *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Schedule an appointment with a vision therapy eye doctor so that your child [...] Read More »

Lazy Eye: Success Stories

The following are real-life stories from patients who have successfully completed vision therapy for lazy eye.  *Names have been changed for protection of privacy. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Schedule an appointment with a vision therapy eye doctor so [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injuries: Success Stories

Below are stories from children and adults who have suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) and their experiences with Vision Therapy. *Names have been altered for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Contact a vision therapy eye [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Convergence Insufficiency: Success Stories

Real-life stories from parents of children who have successfully completed a vision therapy program for the treatment of Convergence Insufficiency. *Names of the children and the doctors have been altered to protect privacy. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. [...] Read More »

ADHD and Vision: Success Stories

Real life stories from parents of children diagnosed with ADHD— when a vision problem was an underlying issue. *Names have been changed for privacy protection. Click here for a list of more success stories pages, you might just recognize your child in. Schedule an eye exam so that your child [...] Read More »

2021 Update: Published Studies in Vision Therapy

Evidence-based medicine integrates academic research with clinical trials — making it the gold standard of published research.  Are looking for published research on VT? Provided below are just a few references for published research articles on vision therapy and its effectiveness for the treatment of many vision conditions. If you [...] Read More »

What Are the Benefits of Vision Therapy?

The efficacy of vision therapy has been clearly shown by numerous research studies funded by the National Eye Institute (NEI). Vision therapy is a personalized treatment program designed to strengthen and improve visual skills such as focusing, visual processing speed, convergence, eye-tracking, hand-eye coordination, and more! This program teaches the [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy: Additional Evidence-Based Research

Evidence-based medicine integrates academic research with clinical trials — making it the gold standard of published research.  The following articles provide just a sample of the many evidence-based research publications on vision therapy. Quaid, P., Simpson, T. Association between reading speed, cycloplegic refractive error, and oculomotor function in reading disabled [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for ADD

Vision Therapy for ADHD Has your child been diagnosed with ADHD, but continues to suffer from reading and attention issues? Does your have eye tracking or focusing difficulties? Could your child's ADHD be an undiagnosed vision problem? Children with ADHD have 3x higher risk of also having Convergence Insufficiency. DID [...] Read More »

Neuro-Optometry

Neuro-Optometry What is a traumatic brain injury (TBI)? How does a TBI affect vision?  Should everyone who has suffered a TBI see an eye doctor? What is Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation? DID YOU KNOW? Over 2.5 million brain injuries are diagnosed every year. Approximately 47% of traumatic brain injuries are caused by [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Lazy Eye

Vision Therapy for Lazy Eye Are you concerned your child may have a lazy eye? Is your child accident prone or have poor eye-hand coordination when playing sports? Does your child wear eyeglasses for a lazy eye, but still has blurry vision? Would you like to discover the benefits of [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy for Primitive Reflexes

Retained primitive reflexes can significantly affect a child’s school achievements, confidence and self esteem. There is a significant correlation between retained primitive reflexes and vision skill deficits in the children, ages 6-14. This was shown in a published clinical trial, by a private behavioral optometric practice near Cleveland, Ohio, to [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy or Occupational Therapy?

25% of all children have a vision problem significant enough to affect their performance in school. Parents will do almost anything to get their child the help they need to keep their grades up at school. However, parents don’t always know who they need help from and what kind of [...] Read More »

BVD Symptoms and Treatment

Binocular Vision Dysfunction (BVD) is a condition where the eyes are slightly misaligned and the eyes struggle to send one clear image to the brain. BVD can cause a variety of symptoms such as dizziness, motion sickness, headache, and light sensitivity. BVD can significantly impact the lives of both children [...] Read More »

Children and BVD

Did you know children can also suffer from Binocular Vision Dysfunction (BVD)? In fact, BVD affects children almost 10 times more often than all children's ocular diseases combined!  Up to 25% of children have binocular vision problems affecting the function of their eyes. The National Institute of Health (NIH) published [...] Read More »

Vision Therapy and Children’s Vision: Books

Many parents request resources and names of books to help them to gain a deeper understanding of their children and to appreciate the benefits of vision therapy. The books listed below are not a recommended reading list, or comprehensive library of all books available on this topic. This book list [...] Read More »

Vision and Gifted Learning Difficulty

Have you been told your child has Gifted Learning Difficulty (GLD)? GLD can be a mystery— how can a child be gifted intellectually, yet still experience learning difficulties? The answer often lies in the diagnosis of a vision problem, most commonly caused by poor visual skills. Poor visual skills can [...] Read More »

Vision and Learning Difficulties

Approximately 80 percent of all learning comes through the visual pathways. Any interference in the visual pathways can inhibit a child from performing to his maximum potential. According to the American Optometric Association (AOA), 25 percent of all children, or 1 in 4 students, have a vision problem significant enough [...] Read More »