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Health South Stroke Survivors Support Group

Dr. Suter was recently invited to speak to the Bakersfield Health South Rehabilitation Hospital stroke survivors support group. She was able to share information on post-stroke vision problems and the effect of vision on balance with a great group of about 25 stroke survivors, family members and therapists. Besides presenting a quick tour of visual…

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Position Statement on Optometric Vision Therapy By the American Optometric Association (AOA)

[Excerpts relevant to vision therapy and learning disabilities, learning disabled children or learning disabled adults (including cases of possible or diagnosed Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) or Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD), dyslexia)] The American Optometric Association (AOA) affirms its long-standing position that optometric vision therapy is effective in the treatment of physiological…

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Annual Autism Awareness Conference

The Kern Autism Network-Autism Society 18th Annual Autism Awareness Conference, scheduled for Friday, March 1, is already sold out. The lecturers this year, are Lori Ernsperger, Ph.D. who will be speaking on “Bullying and Autism,” and Laura Nagle, an adult with Asperger’s syndrome who runs a small architectural business. Given that the Centers for Disease…

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