Vision Links

COVD College of Optometrists in Vision Development

The College of Optometrists in Visual Development


COVD serves as the certifying body for Doctors in the Optometric specialty called Behavior/Developmental/Rehabilitative Optometry. Fellows are board certified specialists in vision development and vision therapy. The website features a lot of great information about vision problems and treatment options.

Visit www.covd.org.

Developmental Delay Resources

Developmental Delay Resources (DDR)


DDR is a nonprofit organization dedicated to meeting the needs of those working with children who have developmental delays in sensory motor, language, social, visual and emotional areas. DDR provides a network for parents and professionals to support children with special needs.

Visit www.devdelay.org.

Optometric Extension Program

Optometric Extension Program Foundation


OEP Foundation is an international nonprofit organization that provides educational information for the public about vision care.

Visit oepf.org.

Parents Active for Vision Education

Parents Active for Vision Education


PAVE is a national nonprofit resource and support organization whose mission is to raise public awareness of the crucial relationship between vision and achievement. The organization was founded by parents and teachers who have seen the benefits of vision therapy on a first hand basis. This is a great support group and network for parents.

Visit pavevision.org.

Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association

Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association


NORA is diverse group of professionals dedicated to advancing the art and science of vision rehabilitation of the neurologically and cognitively injured and disabled survivor population and their families.

Visit nora.cc.

Books

The Mislabeled Child

The Mislabeled Child
by Brock Eide

How to Develop Your Child’s Intelligence

How to Develop Your Child’s Intelligence
by G. N. Getman

Thinking Goes to School

Thinking Goes to School
by Hans G. Furth

Fixing My Gaze

Fixing My Gaze
by Susan R. Barry

The Mind’s Eye

The Mind’s Eye
by Oliver Sacks

Envisioning a Bright Future

Envisioning a Bright Future
by Patricia S. Lemer

Seeing Through New Eyes

Seeing Through New Eyes
by Melvin Kaplan

Attention & Memory

Attention and Memory Training
by Dr. Ray Gottleib

20/20 is Not Enough: The New World of Vision

20/20 is Not Enough: The New World of Vision
by Dr. Arthur Seiderman

Jillian’s Story: How Vision Therapy Changed My Daughters Life

Jillian’s Story: How Vision Therapy Changed My Daughters Life
by Jillian Benoit

Reflexes, Learning and Behavior

Reflexes, Learning And Behavior

by Sally Goddard

The Well Balanced Child

The Well Balanced Child: Movement and Early Learning
by Sally Goddard Blythe

Visual/Spatial Portals

Visual/Spatial Portals to Thinking, Feeling and Movement
by Serena Wieder Ph.D. & Harry Wachs O.D.

Phantoms in the Brain

Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind
by V. S. Ramachandran

Engaging Autism

Engaging Autism
by Stanley I. Greenspan & Serena Wieder

Healing the New Childhood Epidemics

Healing the New Childhood Epidemics
by Kenneth Bock