This child could have a hidden eye problem...but how would you know? A person may have perfect sight, but poor vision! Understanding the difference can be complex and confusing, but to give yourself an idea see our symptoms checklist now.
Vision Training or Therapy is like "physiotherapy" for eyes & the visual cortex in the brain. It is used to treat visual conditions in both children and adults, allowing them to concentrate, learn, work and play free of frustrating vision problems. Harmony Vision offers office-based training, which research shows is the most effective.
Our optometrists practice modern optometry with a Behavioural Vision Care philosophy. Behavioural Vision Care acknowledges the effects of stress on vision, and the impact that poor vision has on learning, reduced concentration and performance. It recognises that visual performance can be improved with office based vision therapy and specialty lenses.
Our friendly team members are experienced and highly trained to answer all of your questions and book you in for a consultation with one of qualified staff. Consultations are available for a range of eye problems. Services include Behavioural Optometry, Vision Therapy and Ortho-K.
The use of vision therapy to treat Lazy Eye or Amblyopia
Added: 4 October 2013
Vision Problems Mistaken for Learning Disabilities: College of Optometrists in Vision Development Observes Learning Disabilities Awareness Month. While educators may have been taught that vision has nothing to do with learning, COVD is sending the message that vision has everything to do with learning. ... learn more
Added: 16 September 2013
Contact lenses are often associated with teenagers and adults for reasons of sport or vanity. But children can benefit from contact lenses for a variety of reasons, and being “too young” is not necessarily a barrier. Contact lenses offer some obvious benefits that suit our Gold Coast lifestyle, but there are other visual advantages that people of any age can enjoy from contact lens wear. ... learn more