Eye Condition

Up to 80% of learning is processed through the Visual System

Convergence Insufficiency​ - eye condition

Convergence Insufficiency

Convergence insufficiency (CI) is a common eye-teaming problem in which the eyes have a strong tendency to drift outward when reading or doing work close up. This eye condition...



According to pediatrician and parent advocate for the National Center for Learning Disabilities, Dr. Debra Walhof : “It is important to remember that normal sight may not necessarily be synonymous with normal vision…That …



Dyspraxia affects a child’s ability to be able to accurately and efficiently perform gross and fine motor tasks. It is also known as Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD). Poor motor planning …

Strabismus (Squint eye condition)​

Strabismus (Squint)

Strabismus (Squint) Strabismus / Squint is also known as crossed eyes. It is when both eyes do not look in the same direction at the same time. Although it usually happens in …
Amblyopia (Lazy Eye Condition)​

Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)

Amblyopia is commonly referred to and known as “lazy eye”. It is when there is a reduction of vision in one eye when compared to the other. Although uncommon, lazy …



A recent systemic analysis in 2022 concluded that there was evidence for an association between ADHD and reduced color discrimination and contrast sensitivity, atypical accommodative response (eye focusing issues) and convergence (eye teaming issues), astigmatism, hyperopia, hypermetropia, and strabismus (squint). It is necessary to perform assessments beyond the standard eyesight tests to understand the visual performance of a child with ADHD.

Neuro-Optometric Therapy​

Neuro-Optometric Therapy

Optometric Vision Therapy Not to be confused with other forms of eye exercises, the goal of optometric vision therapy is not to strengthen eye muscles. Instead, vision therapy aims to retrain the …

autism eye condition


Visual Problems may be more prevalent in Children with Autism Studies have found that refractive errors, such as near-sightedness, far-sightedness, and/or astigmatism, may be more common in those with autism. These conditions require …

Struggling Learners​ through eye condition

Struggling Learners

https://youtu.be/d-FvbUnxGKM Beyond having a learning disability, a child who has never struggled in school before but suddenly is might be having a functional vision problem. Functional vision involves skills that …