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16 April 2021
WHERE
Isa Carstens Academy Lynnwood Rd
R1500 per person vat inc
CPD : 8
ABOUT the course

THE VALUE OF VISION FOR EVERYDAY FUNCTION
(sponsored by tomatis)

01.
what is this course about?
natalie will speak about
  1. Overall ocular anatomy and health – understanding the basics
  2. Importance of regular eye testing – how our vision impacts our everyday lives
  3. Enhancing the visual system – methods used to improve the capabilities of the visual system with an emphasis on sport-specific training
jackie collins will discuss
  1. The holistic approach of vision therapy and where the Occupational Therapist fits in.
  2. Emotional processing vs Sensory Processing.
  3. Visual perception and therapeutic mediums to be used to improve function for all ages.

02.
who should attend?
  1. Different professionals concerned with understanding and helping with different elements of vision and visual processing.
  2. Building blocks of our visual processing system.
03.
Industry Relevance

Why should you attend?

  • Important to improve your knowledge base so that you can treat your patients successfully
  • Allows you to add aspects to your current practice modalities

Related to industry

The two speakers currently work in their relative fields, treating different patients daily. This talk hopes to encourage increased collaboration among different healthcare professionals when it comes to finding the best treatment solution for our patients.

TIMELINE
Course Schedule
Session 1
  • Overall ocular anatomy and health – understanding the basics
  • Importance of regular eye testing – how our vision impacts our everyday lives
  • Enhancing the visual system – methods used to improve the capabilities of the visual system with an emphasis on sport-specific training
Session 2
  • Understanding the different elements of vision and visual processing.
  • The holistic approach of vision therapy with different professional concerned and where the Occupational Therapist fits in.
  • Emotional processing vs Sensory Processing.
  • Visual perception and therapeutic mediums to be used to improve function for all ages. Lots of practical ideas for treatment
Session 3
  • A practical session where you can experience the different available treatment modalities on display
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Our Industry experts
Course presenters
Jackie Collins
Occupational Therapist
Natalie Horwitz
Optometrist
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