Blog As I See It
No. Of course not. Please don’t get me wrong, improving functional vision is really quite important. I talk about it all the time. I think it is critical. In fact, every provider who works with children who have CVI should have an expectation of improving vision. Not a wish or a hope or
I get the question all the time, “Is there some place I should live so my child can get a teacher who knows CVI?”. Well, that is a difficult question. It is obvious that most of the intense training based on The CVI Range has hovered around the east coast.
In the 1990s I worked at The University of Pittsburgh in the Vision Studies Program. I had the responsibility of planning and providing instruction for future teachers of the visually impaired. Every spring the students were provided an opportunity to visit some of the major agencies associated with our field.
Hello and welcome. Over the years I have had the honor of learning so much from the children, families, and providers I have encountered. In my long history in the field of education, I have provided instructional sessions about the principles of CVI. I have taught methods for conducting The CVI Range.
Parents often ask me to look at their children’s IEPs or IFSPs. It is inappropriate for me to write goals or objectives for any child because in my role at Pediatric VIEW or as a consultant, I am not a member of the IEP team. Decisions related to the content