These are common symptoms of people who suffer from visually-related learning problems.
- Avoids reading
- Loses place while reading
- Words move or "swim" on the page
- Reverses letters or numbers
- Homework takes too long
- Short attention span in reading or copying
- Bright but does poorly on tests
- Eye strain
- Frequently closes or covers one eye, tendency to squint or favor vision in one eye
If you think that you or someone you know could benefit from vision therapy, the first step is to schedule an appointment with an optometrist who provides developmental vision exams. Call to schedule your individualized assessment.