Discovering Vision Therapy Blog

New Video - How Vision Can Affect Different Subjects in School


In our continuing video series, Dr. Knueppel talks about how vision affects various school subjects.  Watch as she discusses:

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Topics: Writing Problems, Vision and Learning, Vision and Math, Functional Vision Problems, Vision and Reading

Three Ways Visualization Helps Overcome Writing Problems in Children


We’ve blogged about how important visualization is in the process of spelling and reading.  The ability to create a mental image in one’s mind is essential, as visualizing makes things easier to remember or memorize, and ultimately easier to comprehend.  It’s especially critical when it comes to composition, and helps teachers overcome writing problems in children.

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Topics: Writing Problems

Difficulties with Writing Could Be Vision Problem – Part 2

In our previous post “Difficulties with Writing Could be a Vision Problem – Part 1,” we illustrated a number of different ways you can spot a visual problem in the physical handwriting of a student.  In this post, we’ll deal with how to use visual skills to improve physical handwriting, as well as some corrective tips for bad habits.

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Topics: Writing Problems, Functional Vision Problems

Difficulties With Writing Could Be Vision Problem – Part 1

We’ve been blogging recently about how vision issues can impact a child’s spelling and reading abilities.  Students who have difficulties writing could also be suffering from vision problems as well.

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Topics: Writing Problems, Functional Vision Problems