Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

WHAT and HOW Does This Child See?

Cover of WHAT and HOW Does This Child See?

The second edition of WHAT and HOW Does This Child See? by Lea Hyvärinen, MD, PhD, FAAP, and Namita Jacob, PhD, is now available.

"WHAT and HOW Does this Child See?" is a question that is asked each day by many professionals in early intervention and education about children with disabilities. This book attempts to help you structure your questions so that you can look for answers together with other members of your team. This book is a collection of questions and answers from lectures presented by Lea Hyvärinen, MD, PhD, FAAP, and Namita Jacob, PhD, in a number of countries. It is written for teachers and members of early intervention and rehabilitation teams of children with disabilities, but it also provides valuable information to ophthalmologists, optometrists, neurologists, pediatricians, psychologists, and research workers in early intervention and special education.

Chapters include:

  • Planning and Conducting Visual Functioning Assessments
  • Ocular Motor Functions
  • Visual Acuity
  • Contrast Sensitivity
  • Visual Field
  • Color Vision
  • Motion Perception
  • Visual Adaptation
  • Visual Information Processing

 

Find more information on how to order a copy.

Posted on January 21, 2020
Updated on: January 21, 2020