Discovering Vision Therapy Blog

From Barely Reading to Class Valedictorian: How Vision Therapy Changed Ethan’s Life

Teaching at Home: Visual Tips to Help Kids Learn More Effectively

End the Homework Horrors: Visual Secrets to Help Kids Succeed in School

Screen-Free Activities and Toys for Kids: Fun Ways to Build Visual Skills

The Vision Therapy Center’s Policies to Minimize the Spread of COVID-19

Reading Specialist Discovers Why Her Child was Struggling in School

The Vision Therapy Center Open House on March 2

Entrepreneur and Best-Selling Author Uses ADHD as His Superpower

Screen Time Study Reveals Effects on Children’s Development

2019 Gift List: 131 Vision-Friendly, Age-Appropriate Toys

Could Controlling Eye Movements Help Control ADHD?

Why Did This High School Student’s Eyes Hurt So Much?

How Vision Therapy Turned Nancy’s Life Around Following a Stroke

Keira’s Trouble Focusing in School Turned Out to be a Functional Vision Problem

Titus Didn’t Have ADHD After All

Educator and ADHD Coach Strongly Recommends Functional Vision Exams

ADHD Misdiagnosis: Functional Vision Problems Could be the Culprit

Can Adults Be Treated for Lazy Eye?

New Approach to Diagnosing Convergence Insufficiency Makes Detection Easier for Primary Care Optometrists

What are the Symptoms of Amblyopia?

Why it Took This Seventh Grader 3 Hours a Night to do Homework

Types of Amblyopia: “Lazy Eye” Can Take on Several Forms

The Prevalence of Strabismus: How Common Is “Crossed Eyes”

The Prevalence of Amblyopia: How Common is “Lazy Eye?”

Lucas’s Family Finds Vision Therapy is the Answer After Eight Years of Struggles

Why School Problems Can Occur With Kids Who Never Had Problems Before

What Dogs Can Teach Us About Vision Testing in Infants and Children

Psychologist Says Testing for Vision Problems Could Prevent Unnecessary Treatments and Medications

Photophobia: A Surprising Reason Why You’re Experiencing Light Sensitivity

The Madison Reading Project: Improving Children’s Literacy in Wisconsin One Book at a Time

The Surprising Reason Why You Suffer From Motion Sickness

39 Tips on How to Limit Screen Time During Screen-Free Week and Beyond

Why Do My Eyes Hurt?

Strabismus vs Amblyopia: The Difference Between Crossed Eye and Lazy Eye

Computer Eye Strain: How Teachers and Students Can Reduce Eye Strain From Computer Use

It’s Never Too Late: How an Adult Patient Overcame a Lifetime of Vision Problems

Seeing Double: The Causes of Double Vision

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Getting a Second Opinion for a Struggling Student

Concussions in Sports: Chiropractor Shares Insights for High School Athletes

Vision and Learning: 6 Links to Help Parents Keep Summer Learning in SIGHT!

Vision Therapy Success: Recovering After 3 Years of Vertigo

Kids Who Won’t Wear Their Glasses Are Telling Us Something

Why A Big Benefit of Homeschooling Could Also Be a Problem

Board Certified in Vision Therapy: An Amazing Accomplishment by Dr. Heather Motisi

Double Vision After Concussions: When Your Eyes Can’t Work Together, You See Double

Should Baseline Concussion Testing be a Graduation Requirement?

Concussions and Blurred Vision: Why It Happens and What You Can Do

A Mother’s Quest to Help the World See the Hidden Link Between Vision and Learning

Dynamic Duo Enlists Others to Spread the Word About Vision Therapy

What to do When Eye Patching for Amblyopia Doesn’t Work

Not ADD: How One Family Overcame the Struggles of Two Children

What Opternative Eye Exams Are Missing

Optometrist’s Child With 20/20 Eyesight has...Vision Problems?

The Concussion-Vision Link: Study Shows 69% of Concussed Adolescents Suffered a Vision Problem

Brain Injury and Vision: Study Shows Patients Improve After Vision Therapy

3 Visual Skills Every Parent Should Know About

Is Your Child Struggling in School After the First 30 Days?

What is COVD and Why is it So Important to Parents?

Can a Lazy Eye be Corrected in Kids AND Adults?

Vision and Learning: Why the Presidential Candidates Need to Talk About It

Road to Recovery: From Traumatic Brain Injury to Healthy Vision

How Natalie Overcame Convergence Insufficiency (VIDEO)

Vision Therapy Success Story: How Mitchell Overcame Amblyopia

Calling All Vision Therapy Providers: Why We Want to Link to Your Success Stories

Wisconsin Resources for Children Struggling in School

“It Wasn’t ADD - It’s a Vision Problem.”

Bright Girl Struggles in School - Until The Real Problem Is Discovered (Part 1)

Does Santa Know About the Impact of Computer Vision Syndrome?

Reading But Not Retaining: Why Kids Can Read But Not Remember Words

Vision Therapy Success Story: A Tale of Two Siblings

Sports Vision: How the Visual System Impacts Your Play

Studying Too Much or Not at All: How Vision Leads Behavior

The Fundamental Difference Between an Optometrist and an Ophthalmologist

Misinterpreted Cats: Hope for People Suffering from Lazy Eye

Why This School District had a Lower Need for Special Education Services

The Key to Overcoming Your Functional Vision Problem

Good News for People With Lazy Eye

Seeing the 2015 Special Olympics Summer Games Differently

Good News For People With Strabismus

What’s Really Causing Your Child’s Reading Problem?

3 Reasons Vision Problems are Often Misdiagnosed as ADHD

Why Every Child Needs a Functional Vision Test Before Summer Ends

Why Baseline Concussion Testing is Critical for Every Child Athlete

New Concussion Testing Starts With Visual System to Boost Efficiency

Vision Therapy Success - From Hating Reading to Loving It

3 Ways Vision Can Make Learning After a Concussion a Nightmare

Part 2: Why an Ad Stating “Vision Therapy Doesn’t Work” is Wrong

Are Hidden Vision Problems Holding You Back in Sports?

Young Girl With an Eye Turn Becomes Another Vision Therapy Success

How Vision Therapy Improved Her Concussion Symptoms

Why a Summer Eye Exam is Crucial for Every Child

Why an Ad Stating “Vision Therapy Doesn’t Work” is Wrong

When Vision Problems are Misdiagnosed as ADHD

How Poor Eye Movements Can Create Learning Problems

3 Treatable Vision Problems That Mimic Dyslexia Symptoms

The Pain of Watching 3D Movies With a Lazy Eye

5 Simple Ways to Overcome Vision Issues in the Workplace

Occupational Therapists - Identifying Patients With Treatable Vision Problems

Huffington Post: She Never Realized her Daughter had a Lazy Eye

How a Girl’s Reading Problems Led to a Vision Therapy Success Story

What Are the Types of Strabismus?

Could a Video Game be the Next Best Lazy Eye Treatment?

Does Vision Therapy Help With Vision Problems From Head Injuries?

Ten Tips To Ease Eyestrain

Resolve to See 2015 Better With a Functional Vision Test

She Didn’t Realize How Much She Needed Vision Therapy

How “The Hidden Disability” Causes Learning Difficulties

Study Shows In-School Services Insufficient for ADHD

95 Vision-Friendly Holiday Gift Ideas for You and Your Family

His Trouble Reading Ended Up Being a Vision Problem

Injury in Older People With Strabismus 27 Percent More Likely

Why New Brain Rewiring Study Should Excite Amblyopia Patients

What is Convergence Insufficiency and How is it Treated?

A Surprising Reason for Your Child’s New Learning Problems

The Con Man and the Strabismus Surgery Scam

Lazy Eye Overlooked Because Only 25% of Children Visit Optometrist?

Does Fear Drive Parents Choice for Strabismus Treatment?

My New Eyes - A Vision Therapy Success Story from Ben

Do 26,351 Children in Wisconsin Have Lazy Eye?

What Every Parent Should Consider Before Medicating for ADD ADHD

Our Top 10 Blog Posts About Amblyopia

Grades a Focus of International Children’s Vision and Learning Month

Too Much Homework Wasn’t the Cause of His Struggles in School

Seven Reasons Why Parents Are Stressed About Strabismus

One Way to Help Teachers Understand Why Their Students Are Struggling

The Most Important Summertime Activity for a Struggling Student

Three Examples of How Vision Problems are Mistaken for ADHD

Learning and Amblyopia: Feeling Confused vs. Feeling Frustrated

Spotting a Functional Vision Problem Over the Summer

Alarming Statistics About Eye Injuries from Fireworks

Four Reasons Why People with Special Needs Require Special Vision Care

New Website To Improve Understanding of Functional Vision Problems

Summer Break Not Always an Escape for Struggling Students

Why Amblyopia Patching and Computer Game are Failing to Succeed

Eye Doctors Should Work Together to Decide on Strabismus Surgery

Infantile Strabismus Leads to Vision Therapy - and Results

Six Ways to Keep Eyes Healthy During Healthy Vision Month

Welcome to the Recently Remodeled Vision Therapy Center

Seven Types of Functional Vision Problems and Their Symptoms

Why a Summer Eye Exam is so Critical for a Struggling Student

Vision Therapy and Syntonics Help Patient Recover from Brain Injury

New Research Regarding Lazy Eye Treatment Ignores Vision Therapy

Teachers Thought He Wasn’t Paying Attention in Class

Teachers Surprised by Impact of the “Hidden Learning Disability”

Reducing Computer Eye Strain Becoming a Financial Priority for Businesses

Does Smartphone Usage Affect a Child’s Functional Vision?

Vision Therapy Success Strikes Twice

Basketball Shows Us How to Treat a Lazy Eye

Are You to Blame for Your Child’s Functional Vision Problem?

Are Your Techie Children In Danger of Developing Computer Vision Syndrome?

Does Hollywood Make Being Cross-Eyed a Stigma?

Tips for Scheduling Your Child’s At-Home Vision Therapy Activities

Vision Therapy Helps Andrew Overcome His Convergence Insufficiency

How a Basic Eye Test Can Miss a Vision Problem

Christmas Wish List from The Vision Therapy Center

Optometry Student Shares Her Reaction to Vision Therapy

Could Pushing Children in School Have a Negative Effect on Visual Development?

Vision Therapy for Convergence Insufficiency Proves Highly Effective

How Functional Vision Problems Affect Reading, Writing and Arithmetic

Help Us with Our Big, Bold, Audacious Vision Therapy Project

2013 Vision-Friendly Gift List Includes 96 Toys and Games

Fellowship Another Accolade for Wisconsin Developmental Optometrist Dr. Brandon Begotka

Vision Therapy Community Rises Up and Responds to Article

Vision Therapy Activity Helps with “Problems Focusing Eyes”

Tasha Writes About Her Own Vision Therapy Success

Discovery of Daughter’s Lazy Eye a Surprise for Family

He Never Read a Book Until Frustrated Mom Found a Solution

VIDEO: Help! My Child is Suddenly Struggling at School

Her Symptoms of Dyslexia Turned Out to be a Vision Problem

Jeopardy Misspelling Painful Reminder of Spelling Problems in Children

How Does Syntonics Help Children Overcome Vision Problems? (VIDEO)

Morgan’s Vision Therapy Success Story: She Wouldn’t Give Up!

The Vision Therapy Center Hosting an Organization Workshop for Students

The World Is Asking for Help With Their Vision Problems

Why Back-to-School Doesn’t Have to Mean Back-to-Struggling

How Do You Know if Vision Therapy Works for Amblyopia and Strabismus?

More Vision Therapy Exercises: Meet the Wayne Saccadic Fixator

VIDEO: These People Are FUN - Meet the Special Olympians

How the Brock String is Used In Vision Therapy

VIDEO – The Results of Vision Therapy Treatment for Strabismus

Make This Woman Aware of Vision Therapy as a Strabismus Treatment

Are Video Games a Lazy Way to Treat Lazy Eye?

VIDEO: Why a Vision Problem Can Cause a Poor Pencil Grip

Are Infants and Preschoolers Too Young for Vision Therapy?

The Fastest Way to Overcome a Vision Problem

VIDEO: Parents Describe how Vision Therapy Helped Their Daughter

VIDEO: How Vision Therapy Helped Both My Daughters

The Boy Who Couldn’t Remember His Numbers

From “Seeing Blobs” to Straight A Grades with Vision Therapy

Don’t Repeat a Grade Until Functional Vision Problems Considered

New Video: An Introduction to Vision Therapy

Quality of Life Declines After Failed Strabismus Surgery

How Are Performance Lens Different than Regular Eyeglasses?

Double Trouble – Why a Family Pursued Vision Therapy For Both Daughters

New Video - How Vision Can Affect Different Subjects in School

The Vision Therapy Center Visits Japan

The Journey Continues - Special Pictures from the Special Olympics

Seoul Sisters: A Special Olympics Update

The Last Kid to Learn the Alphabet

Dr. Kellye Knueppel Heads to Special Olympics World Winter Games