Tag: Improved Reading Skills

Vision & Learning Workshop

| December 23, 2019

When: January 23rd, 2020 @ 6:30 pm Where: Fox Vision Development Center – 1202 Troy Schenectady Rd. Bldg 2 Latham, NY 12201 Space is limited – Call today to attend – 518-374-8011

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Family bike rides were a struggle

| December 23, 2019

We knew that our daughter had intermittent amblyopia since she was about 10 months old.  Prior to VT, Cecilia did not enjoy outdoor activities went the sun was shinning bright.  She would fatigue very quickly which in turn made her personality less than favorable.  She had a hard time swinging a bat in  softball and […]

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I was below grade level but on my last report card…..

| December 11, 2019

When I first started, I couldn’t see very well. I was struggling in school. I was below grade level in math and reading. Dr. Fox and his staff helped me with gymnastics and swimming. On my last report card, I moved one reading level.  ~Emma

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Vision therapy has been an “eye opener “for me.

| November 19, 2019

When I first started vision therapy, I was very frustrated with school. As I have progressed through vision therapy schoolwork has become less frustrating. I feel that reading and writing has gotten easier. I am on grade level now for math and ELA.  Vision therapy has helped me outside of school too. It has helped […]

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Optometric Vision Therapist Appreciation Week – Debbie Biaisini

| October 16, 2019

Today we are highlighting Debbie Biaisini! Debbie has experiences that have made her a wonderful addition to our staff. A retired special education teacher, she has a skill set that helps her deal with even the most challenging of therapy patients, especially those with reading struggles. In addition, her son, Aaron, was a therapy patient […]

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Optometric Vision Therapist Appreciation Week – Emma Barrell

| October 11, 2019

Emma Barrell is the Chief Therapist at Fox Vision Development Center. In addition to her duties as a therapist, Emma is also responsible for visual processing testing, therapy scheduling, and therapist training. Emma was our office’s first ever Certified Optometric Vision Therapist! Her experience as a COVT has paved the way for other therapists here […]

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Optometric Vision Therapist Appreciation Week – Ethan Wheeler

| October 10, 2019

As part of Vision Therapist Appreciation week, we continue to highlight our therapists here at Fox Vision Development Center. Today’s therapist is Ethan Wheeler, our newest therapist. Ethan took a unique path to becoming a therapist, starting out first as a patient, suffering from post-concussion vision symptoms from his days as a mixed-martial arts competitor. […]

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Optometric Vision Therapist Appreciation Week – Liz Levy

| October 10, 2019

Today we highlight Certified Optometric Vision Therapist Liz Levy. With a background in Occupational Therapy, she is highly knowledgeable in child development and motor skills. Confident in her skills, Liz takes pride in her ability to handle many of our more complex cases. These include strabismus, amblyopia, and the pre-school child. Liz is passionate about […]

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Optometric Vision Therapist Appreciation Week – Skylar Fuller

| October 10, 2019

We are continuing to highlight our therapists here at Fox Vision Development Center. Skylar Fuller is one of our newer vision therapists, having been with us for just under one year. Skylar has proven to be a quick learner, with her eyes set on becoming the best vision therapist that she can. It has been […]

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Optometric Vision Therapist Appreciation Week – Kaitlyn Dittmar

| October 8, 2019

In keeping with the spirit of Optometric Vision Therapist Appreciation Week, we’d like to shine the spot light on the different OVTs we have here at Fox Vision Development Center. Today’s highlighted therapist is . Kaitlyn is one of our longest serving therapists. Certified since 2017, Kaitlyn is a very accomplished therapist and adept at […]

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