August is the 20th annual observation of National Children’s Vision & Learning Month and a perfect time to shed light […]
Archive for ‘Research’
WELCOME TO OUR NEW JOURNAL!
A very special message from Dr. Leonard Press, FCOVD, FAAO, author of the textbook Applied Concepts in Vision Therapy, Past President […]
Brain Injury from Anesthesia?
Last week I attended SUNY’s Faculty Retreat, and one retreat treat was a presentation by Dr. Allen Shaughnessy on Evidence-Based […]
ACTION-ACTION-We Want ACTION — #CITT-ART !!!!
As mentioned in a previous post, the National Eye Institute (NEI) has funded a 5 year $8 million study called […]
We’re Having a Party!
YOU ARE INVITED TO A HASHTAG PARTY The Convergence Insufficiency Treatment Trial–Attention and Reading Study is a 5 year $8 […]
When Third Parties Insist on the Least Efficacious Modes of Treatment
From time to time, a third party payer/insurance company will insist upon 12 weeks of out of office vision therapy […]
October is Learning Disabilities Awareness Month
For Learning Disabilities Awareness Month, this October, the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD) is bringing attention to the […]
Eat More Kale
Everyone knows that smoking is bad; even our patients that smoke. Most of us have no problem counseling our patients […]
Convergence Insufficiency: CITT and Beyond (Part 2)
The National Eye Institute (NEI) has funded a 5 year $8 million study called the Convergence Insufficiency Treatment Trial–Attention and […]
Convergence Insufficiency: CITT and Beyond (Part 1)
In 2008, the results of the Convergence Insufficiency Treatment Trial (CITT) were published. That clinical trial left no doubt that […]