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Vision Therapy Picture Books – by Dr. Jen Simonson

420 BVVTDr. Jen Simonson is the author of a series of picture books to educate patients and parents of the symptoms of vision problems, specialized testing, and vision therapy treatment. These illustrated storybooks explain the common symptoms and signs of functional vision problems.

 

 

 

My Perfect Vision 2016

Book #1: My Perfect Vision describes focusing problems even when eyesight is normal. Learn about the differences between eyesight and vision and how this disorder impacts daily life and learning. Also learn about effective treatment through optometric vision therapy and appropriate reading glasses.

Many children and adults experience difficulty with:

  1. accurate clarity of focus (vision is blurry or fluctuates)
  2. speed of switching focus from near to far (difficulty copying from the board or switching between speedometer and street signs when driving)
  3. the ability to sustain focus for long periods (testing and computer work)
  4. Focusing difficulties are common after head injuries such as concussion and as a side-effect to many medications.

 

My Double Vision Cover jpeg

Book #2: My Double Vision tells the story of a patient who still experiences double vision even after a history of patching an eye. This picture book explains the signs and symptoms of esotropia (crossed-eye). It covers current testing methods and advanced vision therapy training used to correct this vision disorder. The goal of binocular (two-eyed training) is to achieve both clear, stable vision and 3-D depth perception.

Many patients with esotropia experience:

  1. double vision
  2. head turn or tilt
  3. crowding of print

    Mi Vision Doble
    en Espanol:Mi Vision Doble La visión doble (diplopía) es a menudo el resultadode la falta de alineación de los dos ojos.Normalmente los ojos apuntan al mismo lugar en elespacio. La dirección visual ligeramente diferente secombina en percepción de la profundidad. El objetivode la terapia visual es mejorar tanto la alineación delos ojos como la fusión sensorial en el cerebro.–Dr. Jen Simonson Mi Vision Doble (February 2018), the Spanish Translation of My Double Vision.

 

 

 

Book #3: My Jumbled VisionMy Jumbled Vision

If you fumble or take a tumble – your vision might jumble. Learn about the vision problems that often follow a concussion and how vision therapy can help recover clear and comfortable sports vision.

Mi Vision Confusa cover

Mi Vision Confusa en Espanol

Many patients with post-concussion vision disorder experience:

  1. light sensitivity
  2. headaches from reading
  3. double vision
  4. blurry vision
  5. Difficulty tracking

 

 

 

 

Book #4: My Mismatched VisionMy Mismatched Vision

When the image from one eye is blurry due to refractive amblyopia, the brain suppresses it – receiving and sending less signal to that eye. Our most progressive approach is to teach the brain to use both eyes together with vision therapy.

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My Perfect Vision is a story that explains what it is like to experience blurred vision and tired eyes – even when you have “perfect” 20/20 eyesight. Learn more about reading glasses and Vision Therapy through the colorful illustrations. This is a great book for children starting their Vision Therapy Journey. This illustrated storybook for children explains the common symptoms of focusing problems. Medically called Accommodation Dysfunctions, these disorders include difficulty with accurate clarity of focus, speed of switching focus from near to far, and the ability to sustain focus for long periods.
  • Billing Details

  • Please let us know if you would like item(s) shipped to a different address or if you want an autographed copy.
  • Order Details

    If paying by credit card, please submit form electronically and call 303-443-2257 to make payment. If paying by check, please mail payment to: Boulder Valley Vision Therapy 1790 30th Street #311 Boulder, CO 80301.
  • $8.00 per book when ordering between 1-19 copies.
    Price: $8.00 Quantity:
  • Bulk orders of between 20-49 copies are discounted to $6.50 per book.
    Price: $6.50 Quantity:
  • Bulk orders of over 50 copies are discounted to $5.00 per book.
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Dr. Jen Simonson is the clinical director of Boulder Valley Vision Therapy center. She is also a mother of three boys who love bedtime stories. She was inspired to write after realizing there were many books about getting glasses, but not about her passion – correcting vision issues through optometric vision therapy.

 

My Perfect Vision

My Perfect Vision

Learn more about Vision Therapy through a simple story and colorful illustrations. These are great books for children starting their vision therapy journey.

MyPerfectVision1

Many children and adults experience difficulty with:

  • accurate clarity of focus (vision is blurry or fluctuates)
  • speed of switching focus from near to far (difficulty copying from the board or switching between speedometer and street signs when driving)
  • the ability to sustain focus for long periods (testing and computer work)

Focusing difficulties are common after head injuries such as concussion and as a side-effect to many medications. They also occur when accuracy and flexibility of the focusing system do not develop.

420 BVVT

Book Order Form

My Perfect Vision is a story that explains what it is like to experience blurred vision and tired eyes – even when you have “perfect” 20/20 eyesight. Learn more about reading glasses and Vision Therapy through the colorful illustrations. This is a great book for children starting their Vision Therapy Journey. This illustrated storybook for children explains the common symptoms of focusing problems. Medically called Accommodation Dysfunctions, these disorders include difficulty with accurate clarity of focus, speed of switching focus from near to far, and the ability to sustain focus for long periods.
  • Billing Details

  • Please let us know if you would like item(s) shipped to a different address or if you want an autographed copy.
  • Order Details

    If paying by credit card, please submit form electronically and call 303-443-2257 to make payment. If paying by check, please mail payment to: Boulder Valley Vision Therapy 1790 30th Street #311 Boulder, CO 80301.
  • $8.00 per book when ordering between 1-19 copies.
    Price: $8.00 Quantity:
  • Bulk orders of between 20-49 copies are discounted to $6.50 per book.
    Price: $6.50 Quantity:
  • Bulk orders of over 50 copies are discounted to $5.00 per book.
    Price: $5.00 Quantity:
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My Perfect Vision

My Perfect Vision. This illustrated storybook for children explains the common symptoms and best treatment for focusing problems.

ISBN 978-0-9975752-0-0

This illustrated storybook explains the common symptoms of focusing problems. Blurred vision impacts daily life and learning. Learn about effective treatment through optometric vision therapy and appropriate reading glasses.

Pages = 28 Reading ease = 96.7

Flesch-Kincaide Grade Level= 1.5

MyPerfectVision2

Focusing activities include using plus and minus lenses. Often, we place these lens in a “flipper” to make them easy to hold and use therapeutically. We also complete activities where you look near to far and back again. When you add the near letters f- and d- you can make the words “fish” “dish” “fad” and “dad”. This works not only on discriminating the detail, but also visual memory and visual-verbal integration.

MyPerfectVision1

We use many types of lenses in vision therapy training and testing. This picture features a few styles of Polaroid glasses. Polaroid glasses are often used to test and train depth perception.

Book Order Form

My Perfect Vision is a story that explains what it is like to experience blurred vision and tired eyes – even when you have “perfect” 20/20 eyesight. Learn more about reading glasses and Vision Therapy through the colorful illustrations. This is a great book for children starting their Vision Therapy Journey. This illustrated storybook for children explains the common symptoms of focusing problems. Medically called Accommodation Dysfunctions, these disorders include difficulty with accurate clarity of focus, speed of switching focus from near to far, and the ability to sustain focus for long periods.
  • Billing Details

  • Please let us know if you would like item(s) shipped to a different address or if you want an autographed copy.
  • Order Details

    If paying by credit card, please submit form electronically and call 303-443-2257 to make payment. If paying by check, please mail payment to: Boulder Valley Vision Therapy 1790 30th Street #311 Boulder, CO 80301.
  • $8.00 per book when ordering between 1-19 copies.
    Price: $8.00 Quantity:
  • Bulk orders of between 20-49 copies are discounted to $6.50 per book.
    Price: $6.50 Quantity:
  • Bulk orders of over 50 copies are discounted to $5.00 per book.
    Price: $5.00 Quantity:
  • en Espanol
  • en Espanol
  • Price: $0.00
  • $0.00
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Dr. Jen Simonson is the clinical director of Boulder Valley Vision Therapy center. She is also a mother of three boys who love bedtime stories. She was inspired to write this story after realizing there were many books about getting glasses, but not about her passion – correcting vision issues through optometric vision therapy.