The Impact of Vision Loss on Development and Learning in Young Children Register online by May 30, 2017 - 6/6/2017
Presenters: Yu-Pin Hsu
The development of visual functional is very important milestone for infants and children. Vision impairment has a profound impact on a child’s development in their occupational performance, including fine motor and gross motor activities. Occupational therapists play a critical role to provide therapeutic services to their young clients with vision loss. In this webinar, we will discuss how visual development and occupational performance can be affected by vision impairment. Basic strategies for occupational therapy interventions with children with functional vision problems will also be reviewed.
After taking part in this webinar, participants will:
1. Understand how visual development and occupational performance can be affected by vision impairment. 2. Understand basic strategies for integrating occupational therapy interventions into treatment plans, based on children’s functional vision problems and on their developmental stages.