Visual Perception Problems in Children with AD/HD, Autism, and Other Learning Disabilities

Visual Perception Problems in Children with AD/HD, Autism, and Other Learning Disabilities : A Guide for Parents and Professionals

Visual Perception Problems in Children with AD/HD, Autism, and Other Learning Disabilities : A Guide for Parents and Professionals

  • Format: Paperback | 108 pages
  • Dimensions: 171 x 244 x 138mm | 204g
  • Publication date: 15 May 2006
  • Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Publication City/Country: London, United Kingdom
  • Language: English
  • ISBN10: 1843108267
  • ISBN13: 9781843108269
  • Bestsellers rank: 299,390

This book provides a comprehensive overview of vision problems in children with developmental disabilities such as AD/HD, autism spectrum disorders, and specific learning disabilities.

Written in a very accessible style, it is appropriate for parents and professionals alike and offers non-technical explanations of how vision difficulties are screened for and advice on where to seek appropriate professional care. Lisa Kurtz outlines a range of activities for strengthening children's functional vision and perceptual skills using simple, homemade materials that are readily available in the home or classroom.

This is an excellent practical companion for parents of children with visual perception problems and the professionals who work with them.

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