The VisionHelp Group consists of leading optometric developmental vision and rehabilitation specialists practicing in the United States with a background in state and national leadership in optometry and optometric education as university professors, authors and lecturers. The doctors of the VisionHelp Group meet regularly to discuss the latest developments and best practices as well as to facilitate and develop initiatives to advocate for professional and public awareness of developmental vision and rehabilitation.
The mission of the VisionHelp Group is to provide leadership and foster the development of public and professional awareness projects to help end the senseless struggle of those individuals, children and adults who suffer from developmental vision and rehabilitation problems.
- Vision Problems in Children with Sensory Processing Disorder Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) affects a wide variety of people. Individuals with SPD and other different diagnoses or labels may have sensory issues such as sound sensitivity, difficulty screening out background noise, or visual sensitivity to fluorescent lights.
- Does Your Child Suffer From a Commonly Undiagnosed Vision Problem? On June 13, 2012 the Convergence Insufficiency Infographic was launched on the VisionHelp blog. The introduction of this infographic began with a frequently quoted saying, “A picture is worth a thousand words.”
- Are You Concerned About Exposing Your Child to 3D Technology? If you are planning to bring home that magical experience of watching 3D movies this holiday season, read this article first! Learn about what you can do if your child is not 3D ready.
- Seeing Success: Vision Therapy is Helping Patients Get Their Eyes Back on Track Nick Dellonte performs an exercise as part of his vision therapy starting in the first grade, Nick Dellonte’s teachers would tell his parents that he was fidgety and wiggly at school, largely because he had trouble focusing and being attentive.
- Super Bowl Receiver Credits Vision Therapy One player in the 2009 Super Bowl was given a major advantage over others while still a child. The 25 year-old wider receiver for the Arizona Cardinals, Larry Fitzgerald, has a grandfather and aunt who are optometrists in Chicago.