Vision Links 

Vision and Learning



Binocular Vision Impairments



3D Stereo Vision

  • 3D Vision (Binocular Vision) 
    How does it work? Why do we need it? 

  • Eye Doctors and 3D Vision 
    Eye doctors use stereoscopic 3D images to develop and reinforce 3D vision. 

  • The Stereo Vision Project 
    What is stereo vision? What is a binocular (two-eyed) vision impairment? 

  • vision3d.com 
    Learn to see in 3D! Visit the 3D Art Gallery and view Magic Eye stereograms, stereo photographs, optical illusions, and much more.



General Resources

  • What is a Complete Eye Exam? 
    It is not enough to test the clarity of eyesight at a distance of 20 feet (known as 20/20). A complete visual evaluation tests many aspects of vision. 

  • What is Vision Therapy? 
    Various definitions of Vision Therapy by American Optometric Association, eye doctors, and patient advocates. 

  • National Directory of Eye Doctors 
    Find an eye doctor in another state. This directory provides free referrals to eye doctors who offer specialized services, such as vision therapy, neuro-optometric rehabilitation, therapeutic lenses, preventive care, etc. 

  • Vision Therapy FAQs 
    An eye doctor answers questions about Vision Therapy in an interview. 

  • Success Stories 
    A general catalog of vision therapy success stories 

  • Optometrists and Ophthalmologists 
    What are the differences in practice focus between a pediatric optometrist and a pediatric ophthalmologist? 

  • Choosing an Eye Doctor 
    Comments by educators on choosing pediatric vision care for a child. 

  • Vision Glossary 
    Build your visual health vocabulary! 

  • PAVE -- Parents Active for Vision Education



Optometric Organizations

  • COVD -- The College of Optometrists in Vision Development 
    An international professional optometric organization which grants board certification in Vision Therapy to optometrists (FCOVD) 

  • AOA -- The American Optometric Association 
    The American Optometric Association represents approximately 36,000 doctors of optometry, optometry students and paraoptometric assistants and technicians. Doctors of optometry provide two-thirds of all primary eye care in the United States. 

  • OEPF -- Optometric Extension Program Foundation 
    Serving the educational needs of optometrists. 

  • NORA -- Neuro Optometric Rehabilitation Association International, Inc. 
    An organization which provides direction for the visual rehabilitation of the neurologically and cognitively injured and disabled survivor population, including people who have physical disabilities and traumatic brain injuries (TBI). 

  • Optometrists Network 
    An international network of optometrists, primarily in the United States

 

 

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