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Cortical Visual Impairment: A Workshop with Professor Gordon Dutton

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ChildVision

Grace Park Road

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A Cortical Visual Impairment Workshop with Professor Gordon Dutton, MD, FRCS, Ed (Hon), FRCS Glas, FRCOphth. Emeritus Professor of Visual Science at Glasgow Caledonian University and Patron of the CVI Society

Friday September 28th, 2018.

Registration: 9:30 Workshop: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Venue: Conference Centre, ChildVision, Grace Park Road, Drumcondra, Dublin 9.

Session 1

What is vision and how do we see?

Session 2

What can happen if the brain which serves vision functions in a way that is different from other people?

Session 3

What approaches can be used to help children with cerebral visual impairment to learn?

Lunch

Interactive question and answer session

Literature

For parents we have written our website: https://cviscotland.org This provides a comprehensive resource.

For participants who have a training in occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech therapy or education our paper to be found on:

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01471/full

This explains what cerebral visual impairment is and how it relates to the condition known as developmental coordination disorder.

For those participants who have a training in orthoptics, optometry, or ophthalmology our paper to be found on:

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1111/cxo.12155

Describes cerebral visual impairment with the salient terminology.

While the paper to be found on:

https://cdn.ymaws.com/www.covd.org/resource/resmgr/vdr/vdr_3_1/VDR_3_1_dutton.pdf

develops the subject further for everyone.


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