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Learn more about the visual system and vision conditions.
Critical Concepts Course in Plano, Texas
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  Before
30 Oct
Before
30 Nov
 

Member

$ 540 $ 615
 
Add'l Member

(same office)
$ 430 $ 505
  

Student/Resident

$ 125 $ 150

  
Non-member

$ 690 $ 765

Location
Dr. Shidlofsky's Office
7140 Preston Rd, Suite 300
Plano, TX 75024


Hotel
SpringHill Suites Dallas/Plano/Frisco
8401 Angels Drive 
Plano, TX 75024 

469-362-7773

Christina.jones@marriott.com


 Course Information

Visual information processing, particularly as it relates to academic performance is an integral part of optometric vision therapy. 

After one has assured that proper ocular motor, binocular and accommodative function has been developed or rehabilitated, higher level cognitive and perceptual skills are needed.  There are principles to be followed in the development of perception.  These principles follow the laws of human development beginning with basic sensory motor function and are elaborated through time.

When deficits are found in the visual information processing realm, specific vision therapy procedures are prescribed and implemented.  Not only are problems found in the developing and developed child but information processing is also integral to the treatment of acquired brain injury such as stroke and trauma. This course specifically describes and demonstrates, in a workshop mode, numerous procedures to alleviate information processing deficits. This course is advanced and makes the assumption that the optometric team has the prerequisite skills in identifying the deficits of perception and cognition. 

 

Schedule

Friday, December 9

 Noon - 1:00p Registration
 1:00p - 3:00p Course in Session
 3:00p - 3:30p Afternoon Break
3:30p - 5:30p Course in Session

 

Saturday, December 10

7:00a - 8:00a  Continental Breakfast
 8:30a - 10:00a Course in Session
10:00a - 10:30a  Morning Break 
10:30a - Noon  Course in Session
 Noon - 1:30p Lunch Served
 1:30p - 3:00p Course in Session
 3:00p - 3:30p Afternoon Break


 

 

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