Vision therapy for dyslexia and other reading and learning disabilities

Record ID 32013000156
Authors' recommendations: Vision therapy includes a range of optometric treatment modalities, such as lenses, prisms, filters, occlusion, and other materials, methods, equipment, and procedures, including eye exercises and behavioral modalities that are used for eye movement and fixation training. The therapeutic goal of vision therapy is to correct or improve specific visual dysfunctions, such as amblyopia, strabismus, and accommodative and convergence disorders, as well as dyslexia and other reading or learning disabilities that purportedly have visual system involvement.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2012
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Orthoptics
  • Vision Disorders
Organisation Name: HAYES, Inc.
Contact Address: 157 S. Broad Street, Suite 200, Lansdale, PA 19446, USA. Tel: 215 855 0615; Fax: 215 855 5218
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Copyright: 2012 Winifred S. Hayes, Inc
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